Kusta Sundgren

Alias known as Chris
Born 24.08.1884
Place Abo (Turku), Finland
Ethnic origin Finnish
Religion Methodist
Family Wife Hilma Burton Sundgren (née Fuller), married 1942
Arrived at Australia from Antofagasta, Chile
on 13.04.1907
per City of Benares
disembarked at Sydney
Residence before enlistment Sydney
Occupation 1907 cook, 1915 farmer, 1940 farmer (labourer)
Naturalisation Served as Russian subject
Residence after the war Pennant Hills, Lisarow, NSW
Died 14.06.1968, Sydney; buried Lisarow, NSW

Service #1

Service number 4919
Enlisted 25.11.1915
Place of enlistment Casula, NSW
Unit 4th Battalion, 56th Battalion
Rank Private
Place Western Front, 1916-1917
Final fate RTA 21.07.1917
Discharged 16.10.1917


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Newspaper articles

Rice's realism. - Truth, Brisbane, 25 November 1917, p. 10.