Migrants- Mesargos

Eustratios Hatgivasiliou: Life Story

Family Name: Hatgivasiliou 
Name: Eustratios 
Life:   1938- 2009
Father's Name: Panagiotis
Mother's Name:   Penelope Petrou
Siblings:  Georgios
Year of Arrival in Australia: 1956
Sponsor:    Eleftherios Giakalis
Married: Eustratia Hatziyiannaki (Mesargos)
Children:  Panagiotis, Paraskevas, Penelope, Maria
City of Residence: Perth
 Livelihood: Small Business- cafes/shops


Above: Geralton,  1960. From left, we are: Stratis Pattes and myself (with cup). The others are: Elias Arvanitis (from Kastoria),  Dionysis Florias (from Ithaki)and Nikos Pilatis (from Evia).

Above Right:  In the Sunflower, Geralton, with my brother, Giorgos.


Above:  In 1995, the Mytilenean Brotherhood of Perth and Western Australia honoured surviving members of its Inaugural Committee of 1968. President, Evangelos Gavalas, helps, Perth’s Greek Consul, Theodore Passas, present the memorial plaques to recognise the enormous contribution these Committee Members made to establish the Brotherhood. He is on the right of the Greek Consul, announcing who will be honoured

Above Right: In his "bakche", garden.

Above: With his grandchild, Max.

EFstratios was an active member of the Mytilenean Brotherhood of Perth and Western Australia, serving –at various times-on the Committee since 1975. He has been General Secretary for a number of years.