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Private: 116A Richard HEPPLEWHITE.

Born: 1879. Wallsend, New South Wales, Australia. Birth Cert:

Married: 1899. Wallsend, New South Wales, Australia. Marriage Cert:4530/1899.

Wife: Alice Hepplewthite. nee:. Griffiths. (18..-1959) Died Wallsend, N.S.W. Death Cert:21921/1959.

Died: 1961. Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia. Death Cert:34767/1961.

Father: Richard Hepplewhite.

Mother: Sarah Ann Hepplewhite. nee: Leachmore. (18..-1916) Died Newcastle, N.S.W. Death Cert:1666/1919.


Richard Hepplewhite enlisted with A Company, 35th Battalion A.I.F. on the 8th January 1916 and embarked onboard HMAT A24 "Benalla" from Sydney on the 1st May 1916. RTA 25th August 1917, 54th Battalion.


Family Information

Richard was a 33 year old married Coal Miner from Victoria Street, Teralba, N.S.W. upon enlistment. Richard and Alice Hepplewhite had a son Jack Hepplewhite and Robert Richard Hepplewhite who died 1942 at Teralba, N.S.W. Death Cert:30473/1942. Richards parents Richard and Sarah Hepplewhite were married in 1873 at Newcastle, N.S.W. Marriage Cert:3349/1873 and had 8 children. Thomas Hepplewhite born 1873 at Newcastle, N.S.W. Birth Cert: 15399/1873 and died 1875 at Wallsend, N.S.W. Death Cert:8648/1875. James Hepplewhite born 1874 at Newcastle, N.S.W. Birth Cert:16328/1874 and died 1946. Newcastle, N.S.W. Death Cert:4127/1946. Thomas Henry Hepplewhite born 1876 at Wallsend, N.S.W. Birth Cert:17268/1876 and died 1940 at Wallsend, N.S.W. Death Cert:14990/1940. Jane A Hepplewhite born 1878 at Wallsend, N.S.W. Birth Cert:18898/1878 and died 1878 at Wallsend, N.S.W. Death Cert: 8311/1878. Richard Hepplewhite born 1879 at Wallsend, N.S.W. Birth Cert:19797/1879 and died 1961 at Newcastle, N.S.W. Death Cert: 34767/1961. Louisa Hepplewhite born 1882 at Wallsend, N.S.W. Birth Cert:25854/1882. Mary H Hepplewhite born 1884 at Wallsend, N.S.W. Birth Cert:29863/1884. Martha Hepplewhite born 1888 at Wallsend, N.S.W. Birth Cert:33677/1888.

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