This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
- Date of enlistment: 17.09.1914
- Place of enlistment: Sydney, NSW
- Service no: 215
- Rank: Sapper
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Australian Engineers
- Unit/Ship: 1st Field Company
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death: 40
- Date of Death: 25.07.1916
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Villers-Bretonneux Memorial
- Grave/Mem Ref no:
- Date of Birth: 1877
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 97 Peddie Street, Dundee
Michael & Patrick
Margaret Whelan, 97 Peddie St, Dundee
Georgina, born 1897.
More about William Whelan
This man served as William Patrick Allen. For more information on William, visit his Service Record.
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William Whelan 215 Australian Engineers
WHELAN—In loving memory of Sapper William Whelan, Australian Engineers, who fell in action, 25th July, 1916, dearly beloved husband of Margaret Whelan, 97 Peddie Street. – Inserted by his sorrowing widow and family.
Dundee People’s Journal 28th July 1917
Information researched and supplied by Gary Thomson, further information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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