From Our Contribution
|Date of Birth||10 Jul 1913|
|Place of Birth||Zolkiew, Poland|
|Death||11 Feb 2006, aged 92|
|Place of Death||St Kilda, East, Victoria|
|Age at Enlistment||28 years, 10 months|
|Address||Kelmscott, Western Australia|
|Next of Kin||Brother , Mt Leon Halpern|
|Date of Enlistment||26 Mar 1942|
|Unit/Formation||12th (Jarrah) VDC Battalion|
|Post War Details|
|Fate||Remained in Australia|
Twenty five year old Edward arrived in Fremantle aboard the SS Oronsay on 23 May 1939. They had left London on 22 Apr 1939, and Edward was listed as a Chemist from Poland.
discharge date is not known
Electoral Roll entries: 1949 at 30 Longroyd street, Maylands; 1954 at 188 Tarleton street, East Devonport, officer; 1972 at 6 Hooper crescent, Mount Stuart, Tasmania, officer. Between 1949 and 1954 he had married Ilse.
At the time of his death in Victoria Edward was listed as a scientist.