Gustav Thaler

Alias Gus

Born 20.06.1885

Place Warsaw or Krakow, Poland

Ethnic origin German / Polish

Religion Roman Catholic

Father Carl Robert Gustav Thaler

Mother Caroline Wojeck


Wife Eva Thaler (nee Scriven), married 1918 in Brisbane; sons Gustave Robert (b. 1919), William Olaf (b. 1924), Noel James (b. 1933)

Arrived at Australia
from London
on 16.12.1891
per Roma
disembarked at Townsville, Qld

Residence before enlistment Charters Towers, Blackall, Brisbane

Occupation 1912 labourer, 1915 cook, 1919 farmer, 1925 labourer

service number 308
enlisted 31.08.1915
POE Brisbane
unit 31st Battalion
rank Private
place Egypt, 1916
final fate RTA 10.07.1916
discharged 23.10.1916 MU

Naturalisation 1912

Residence after the war Brisbane, Beerburrum, Amberley, Ipswich, Qld

Died 1.01.1971, Ipswich, Queensland


Digitised naturalisation (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Repatriation Medical case file (NAA)


Russian Anzacs blog in Russian

Russian Anzacs blog in English

Adopt a digger project

Newspaper articles

To-day. - The Northern Miner, Charters Towers, 12 February 1898, p. 4