Seeking any Military connection for Robert William Warnecke, born 27 May 1838 Dublin, Ireland, prior to 1871 when he was a tent maker in Liverpool, England.
AIF Australian records suggest/state he fought in the Crimean, but not proven.
His father Henry Warnecke born Hammeln, Hanover, was in the 85th Foot Regiment, 2nd Dragoons 1816-1843 Discharged at 46 yrs.
His brother Henry Warnecke was a Sergeant, 14th Foot 2nd Battalion, Buckinghamshire Regiment, he stayed in Melbourne, Australia after the Battalion left in 1870.
Robert Warnecke's son, Thomas W McKnight Warnecke was killed in WW1 AIF France 2 May, 1917, 3rd Pioneer Batt.