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Edward WEPPLER

Regimental number385
Date of birth12 May 1885
Place of birthBega New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarter
AddressPark Street, Bega, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMrs J Morris, Park Street, Bega, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Light Horse Regiment, B Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/6/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Star Of Victoria on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 16 January 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 1924 Pte Henry Robert WEPPLER, 26th Bn, killed in action, 4 October 1917; 2412 Pte Alfred George WEPPLER, Australian Flying Corps, returned to Australia, 29 April 1919; 384 Pte Bertie Hamilton WEPPLER, 1st Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 13 March 1919.
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death28 April 1961
Age at death75

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