Serge Tarasov

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Russian spelling

Сергей Ефимович Тарасов

Born 1892

Place St Petersburg, Russia

Ethnic origin Russian

Religion Church of England

Father Efim Ivanovich Tarasov

Arrived at Australia
on ca 1914

Residence before enlistment Newcastle, NSW

Occupation Seaman

service number 1898
enlisted 25.04.1916
POE Newcastle, NSW
unit 34th Battalion
rank Private
place Western Front, 1917-1918
final fate KIA 8.05.1918
cemetery Buried Sailly-de-Sec, Vaux-sur-Somme
memorial 26 Villers-Bretonneux, France

Naturalisation Served as Russian subject


Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Court martial file (NAA)

Digitised Roll of Honour circular (AWM)

Blog article



Newspaper articles

District casualties. Killed. Private Tarasov. - Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate, 12 July 1918, p. 6.