Jorgen Laurice "Louie" LARSEN

Male 1901 - 1984  (82 years)


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  • Name Jorgen Laurice "Louie" LARSEN 
    Nickname Louie 
    Born 12 Nov 1901  Warwick, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    • Gave his age as one year younger on WW2 records - 12 Nov 1902. The maximum age for joining up was 40, and although he was still 39 when he enlisted in 29 May 1941 he may have wanted to appear younger.
    Gender Male 
    Military Service 29 May 1941 to 15 Jun 1942  [5
    World War 2 
    • Service Record
      Name  LARSEN, JORGEN LAURICE
      Service  Australian Army
      Service Number  QX20397
      Date of Birth  12 Nov 1902
      Place of Birth  WARWICK, QLD
      Date of Enlistment  29 May 1941
      Locality on Enlistment  LONGREACH, QLD
      Place of Enlistment  ROCKHAMPTON, QLD
      Next of Kin  LARSEN, ROSE
      Date of Discharge  15 Jun 1942
      Rank  Private
      Posting at Discharge  101 Convalescent Depot
      WW2 Honours and Gallantry  None for display
      Prisoner of War  No
    FamilySearch ID LZYM-1PT 
    FamilySearch link https://familysearch.org/tree/#view=ancestor&person=LZYM-1PT 
    Died 9 May 1984  Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I384  Colston & Wenck families in Australia
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2018 

    Father Hans LARSEN,   b. 1 Apr 1873, Søndersø, Skovby, Odense, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1932, Wowan, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Mother Gertha Marie PETERSEN,   b. 13 Jun 1876, Flødstrup, Vindinge, Svendborg, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1953, Bundaberg, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F883  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Irene Rosa Anice "Renie" WENCK,   b. 30 May 1898, Rosewood, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1985, Wooloowin, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 1 Jun 1921  Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
    +1. Living
    +2. Gerald Wilhelm LARSEN,   b. 25 Oct 1924, Wowan, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +3. Lesley Sophie Gertha LARSEN,   b. 6 Nov 1926, Longreach, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 2007, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F120  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Nov 1901 - Warwick, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Jun 1921 - Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 May 1984 - Sydney, New South Wales, 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), 1902/ 011781.

    2. [S72] WW2 Nominal Roll [database on-line], (http://www.ww2roll.gov.au), Birth place Warwick.

    3. [S602] Dean Morrison, "Re:Wenck Family" e-mail message to Jennifer Crockett, 18 Jan 2012.

    4. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Birth registration: Joergen Laurice Larsen, Birth date: 12/11/1901, Mother's name: Gertha Petersen, Father/parent's name: Hans Larsen, Registration details: 1902/C/11781.

    5. [S72] WW2 Nominal Roll [database on-line], (http://www.ww2roll.gov.au), Service Number  QX20397.

    6. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Marriage registration: Jorgen Laurige Larsen, Marriage date: 01/06/1921, Spouse's name: Rose Anice Irene Wenck, Registration details: 1921/C/1751.