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Claude Leopold Randolph WHEELER

Regimental number85916
Date of birth31 July 1898
Place of birthErskineville, Sydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHorsedriver
Address14 Prospect Street, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Gertrude Wheeler, 14 Prospect Street, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military service33rd Infantry
Enlistment date21 January 1918
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 January 1918
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Regimental number from Nominal Roll50367
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 4 March 1919
Discharge date6 May 1919
Other details

Enlisted at Victoria Barracks, Sydney, New South Wales

Embarked from Sydney on 10 June 1918 for Egypt

Re-enlisted in WWII, Staff Sergeant in the Liverpool area
Miscellaneous detailsEnlisted in 1st General Service Reinforcements, New South Wales
Date of death2 November 1981
Age at death83
Place of burialRookwood Crematorium, Sydney, New South Wales

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