Migrants- Mesotopos


Family Name: Vasilas
Name: Vasilios 
Life: 1916- 1995
Father's Name: Mihail 
Mother's Name:   Eleni
Siblings:  Maria (Kalogirou)
Year of Arrival in Australia: 1959
Sponsor: Grigorios Kambas (Hidera)
Married: Eleni Iosifelli (Mesotopos)
Children: Efstratia (Toula), Mihail 
City of Residence: Sydney, Australia
 Livelihood: Laborer- Sydney Waterboard


Above: His father, Mihail, on a photograph taken in the United States of America. He passed away prematurely, when the ship he was returning to Greece with hit a mine and sunk (1918).
Above Right: A portrait taken while in the army.
Above: Before migrating to Australia, he worked at construction sites in Athens. In this photograph, he is on a construction site in Pylos. He is the first worker from the right.
Above Right: Erskinville, 1965. A family dinner. In the top row are: his brother-in-law, Kostas Delmadoros; and his two children, Mihalis and Toula. In the bottom row are: his brother-in-law, Minas Iosifellis; his wife, Eleni; Vasilis himself; Kostas Iosifellis, Angela Iosifellis and Ioannis Kambas.