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Walter Richard WHITE

Regimental number2895
Place of birthTimaru, New Zealand
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressIrvingdale, Bowenville, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinWife, Mrs Marian White, c/o Bank of Australasia, Martin Place, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date12 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Malwa on 22 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 23 September 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Ian Marr
Other details

War service: Egypt, Palestine

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death24 December 1943
Age at death73
Place of burialColac Cemetery, Victoria

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