Jacob Wolfson

Jacob Wolfson
Alien registration SP11/2 (NAA)

Alias Joseph Wolsky, Jacob Levine; Jack Wilson; Jack Wolfson

Russian spelling

Яков Вольфсон

Born 6.03.1891

Place Mogilev, Belarus

Ethnic origin Jewish

Religion Jewish

Arrived at Australia
on 2.03.1917
per James Tuft
disembarked at Melbourne

Residence before enlistment Newcastle, Sydney

Occupation Seaman, labourer

service number 53832
enlisted 14.01.1918
POE Sydney
unit 4th DAC
rank Private, Gunner
place France, 1919
final fate RTA 12.07.1919
discharged 10.09.1919

Naturalisation Served as Russian subject

Residence after the war Sydney, Goulburn, Perth


Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Personal case file (NAA)

WWII Alien registration 1 (digitised) 2 (NAA)

World War II security investigation dossier (NAA)

Application for Certificate of Identity (NAA)

Blog article



Newspaper articles

A seaman fined. - Northern Times, Newcastle, 15 September 1917, p. 4.

Alien's false answers. - Northern Times, Newcastle, 5 October 1917, p. 1.