Corporal William John Copeland

Wellington Regiment, New Zealand Expeditionary Force

Died: Sunday 2 May 1915 (aged 25)

Connected records

Record:
COPELAND, WILLIAM JOHN
Additional information:
Son of Thomas Mercer Copeland and Emma Copeland, of 30, Liffiton St., Wanganui.
Cemetery:
CANTERBURY CEMETERY, ANZAC
Cemetery/memorial reference:
II. C. 1.
Country:
New Zealand

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Name:
Private J Copeland
Context:
award
Date:
27 Apr 1915
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Irish Fusiliers (page 212)
Name:
Private J Copeland
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
27 Apr 1915
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Irish Fusiliers (page 212)
Name:
Private J Copeland
Context:
award
Date:
27 Apr 1915
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Irish Fusiliers (page 212)