Carl Wilhelm Heinrich WENCK

Male 1911 - 1987  (75 years)


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  • Name Carl Wilhelm Heinrich WENCK 
    Born 1 Dec 1911  Prenzlau, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    • Sister Irene says Carl was born at Prenzlau: Military records say Ipswich
    Christened 11 Feb 1912  Ipswich, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • St Mary's Catholic Church
    Gender Male 
    Military Service 26 Nov 1941 to 13 Jan 1944  [4
    World War 2 
    • WENCK, CARL WILHELM HEINRICH
      Service: Australian Army
      Service Number: Q135926
      Date of Birth: 1 Dec 1911
      Place of Birth: IPSWICH, QLD
      Date of Enlistment: 26 Nov 1941
      Locality on Enlistment: MARYBOROUGH, QLD
      Place of Enlistment: MARYBOROUGH, QLD
      Next of Kin: WENCK, ERNEST
      Date of Discharge: 13 Jan 1944
      Rank: Private
      Posting at Discharge: 114 LIGHT ANTI AIRCRAFT REGIMENT
      WW2 Honours and Gallantry: None for display
      Prisoner of War: No
    Occupation Salesman 
    Find a Grave link https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/181676046 
    Find a Grave 181676046 
    FamilySearch ID LZY9-DXY 
    FamilySearch link https://familysearch.org/tree/#view=ancestor&person=LZY9-DXY 
    Died 15 Oct 1987  Ayr, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Buried 19 Oct 1987  Ayr, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Ayr Cemetery, grave 1405C
      Husband of Daphne, father of Rowena
    Person ID I228  Colston & Wenck families in Australia
    Last Modified 11 Nov 2018 

    Father Ernst August Friedrich WENCK,   b. 20 Aug 1870, Bau, Bau (parish), Schleswig, Prussia (Bov, Slesvig, Denmark) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1952, Ashgrove, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Mother Amelia "Emily" SAILER,   b. 2 Jul 1875, Lowood, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1965, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 2 Aug 1899  Ipswich, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F48  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Erika "Eckie" JABLONSKI,   b. 31 Aug 1922, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1963, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Children 
     1. Peter Gary Carl WENCK,   b. 2 Dec 1958, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1977, Ayr, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 18 years)
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2007 
    Family ID F711  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Daphne Margaret GOODWIN,   b. Jan 1930, Hughenden, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1993, Ayr, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years) 
    Married 31 Oct 1964  [7
    Children 
     1. Living
    Last Modified 14 Sep 2008 
    Family ID F712  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Dec 1911 - Prenzlau, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 11 Feb 1912 - Ipswich, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Oct 1987 - Ayr, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 19 Oct 1987 - Ayr, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S16] Queensland Federation Index 1890-1914, (Brisbane, The Registrar-General, Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages, 2004), 1912/ 005826.

    2. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Birth registration: Carl Wilhelm Heinrich Wenck, Birth date: 01/12/1911, Mother's name: Emily Sailer, Father/parent's name: Ernest August Frederick Wenck, Registration details: 1912/C/5826.

    3. [S276] Indexes to St Mary's Ipswich Baptisms 1849-1955 Richardson-Zulinski, (Genealogical Society of Queensland, 1997), Page 119, Entry 2159, Fiche 20.

    4. [S72] WW2 Nominal Roll [database on-line], (http://www.ww2roll.gov.au), Service Number: Q135926.

    5. [S57] Burdekin Shire Council Burial Register [Database on-line], (http://www.burdekin.qld.gov.au), Ayr Cemetery.

    6. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Death registration: Carl Wilhelm Heinrich Wenck, Birth date: 1912, Death date: 15/10/1987, Mother's name: Emily Sailer, Father/parent's name: Ernest August Friedrick Wenck, Registration details: 1987//57668.

    7. [S139] Glenys Ward, "Wenck family tree," e-mail message to Jennifer Crockett, 7 Dec 2005.