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Edward COPELAND

Regimental number6976
Place of birthGlasgow, Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationPlatelayer
AddressRailway Department, Katanning, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, James Copeland, 222 Elliot Street, Anderson Glasgow, Scotland
Enlistment date9 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 October 1916
Place of enlistmentPerth, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 25 September 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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