Edward Poppel

Alias Poppell
Born 13.01.1894
Place Dago (Hiiumaa), Estonia
Ethnic origin Estonian
Religion Church of England

Wife Hilda Rose (nee Waye, first marriage Savage), married 1947 in Adelaide.

Arrived at Australia from London
on 14.11.1911
per Australind
disembarked at Port Adelaide
Residence before enlistment Port Adelaide, Edithburgh, SA
Occupation Labourer
Naturalisation Applied in 1915, served as Russian subject
Residence after the war 1917 Port Wakefield, Forestville, Seduna, Adelaide
Died 18.07.1960, Adelaide

Service #1

Service number 3207
Enlisted 30.06.1915
Place of enlistment Keswick, SA
Unit 10th Battalion
Rank Private
Place Gallipoli, 1915; Western Front, 1916
Final fate RTA 16.10.1916
Discharged 9.03.1917 MU


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Newspaper articles

R.S.S.I.L.A. - West Coast Sentinel, Streaky Bay, SA, 12 October 1934, p. 4

Royal commission on fishing industry. - West Coast Sentinel, Streaky Bay, SA, 3 May 1935, p. 2

Rescued after 40 hours. - Chronicle Adelaide, 19 June 1941, p. 31