|Date of birth|
|Place of birth||Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Umeralla, Cooma, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||30|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Andree Adelaide Oatley, Umeralla, Cooma, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Major|
|Unit name||6th Light Horse Regiment, 19th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||10/11/4|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Mongolia on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Major|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||6th Light Horse Regiment|
Unit: 6th Light Horse Regiment
Unit: 56th Battalion
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Family/military connections||Cousin: 4290 Corporal Clive Julius KAEPPEL, 18th Bn, died of wounds, 24 October 1917.|
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front Proceeded to Gallipoli, May 1915.
Invalided to Egypt, thence to London, September 1915 (dysentery). Commenced return to Australia, 27 January 1916.
Re-embarked, 12 August 1916. Posted to 3rd Camel Regiment, 3 September 1916; OC, Anzac Rest Camp, 29 October 1916; taken on strength, Reserve Imperial Camel Brigade, 7 February 1917; 2nd Light Horse Regiment, 20 February 1917.
Transferred to 25th Bn, Western Front, 9 April 1917; 54th Bn, 21 June 1917; 56th Bn (CO), 3 March 1918.
Gassed, 18 April 1918; evacuated to England, 25 April 1918.
Cause of death: gangrene and gas poisoning
Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Died from the effects of gas poisoning incurred at Villers-Bretonneux, France.
|Place of burial||Waverley Cemetery, Sydney, New South Wales|