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GlasgowLass

GlasgowLass Report 7 Jan 2013 14:30

Do you know his occupation?

A 39yr old man named FH Coppard ( A victualler) travelled fro Australia to London 21 Apr 1921 aboard the Beltana.

Janene

Janene Report 7 Jan 2013 14:25

Yes that certainly looks like him! Thank you very much.

I did have that he died in Bexley in 1968? Mmm, wonder when he came back to the UK.

GlasgowLass

GlasgowLass Report 7 Jan 2013 14:20

A man named Frederick Henry Coppard appears on the Ausralian Electoral Rols in Swan, Western Australia in 1925.

ThAustralian Electoral Rolls, 1903-1980
about Frederick Henry Coppard
Name: Frederick Henry Coppard
Gender: Male
Electoral Year: 1925
State: Western Australia
District: Swan
Subdistrict: Northam

is man was a labourer and there is no one else called Coppard in the household

Also:
England & Wales, Death Index, 1916-2006
about Frederick H Coppard
Name: Frederick H Coppard
Birth Date: abt 1883
Date of Registration: Apr-May-Jun 1968
Age at Death: 85
Registration district: Bexley
Inferred County: Greater London
Volume: 5a
Page: 143

Janene

Janene Report 7 Jan 2013 14:10

Hi there,

I have been researching my family history for a few years now and have just come across my great grandad was enlisted in the above. This was from Sep 1915 to 1918 where he apparently states he was medically discharged!

I just really would like to know whether he stayed in Australia or came back to the UK?

Frederick Henry Coppard b1883 Tonbride, m1909 Bromley......