DOB: 11 March 1885
Died: 28 January 1965
From: South Yarra/St. Kilda/Essendon
Games: 6 (13 total)
Debuted in 1904 with the Saints as a 19 year old before missing the next four seasons and then reappearing in 1909 at Essendon where he played nine games for the season. After playing just one match with them in 1910, the first round of the season, Whelpton joined the Redlegs, made his debut in the centre in Round 9 and played the next week before missing the rest of the season.
Enlisted in the Army in August 1914 and served in the 15th Australian Machine Gun Company during World War I.
Independent - 17/06/1911