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Hurtle Roy WHAITES

Regimental number3206
Place of birthProspect, South Australia
SchoolNorth Adelaide Public School, South Australia
ReligionBaptist
OccupationLabourer
AddressChurch Street, Prospect, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Bertha Maria Whaites, Church Street, Prospect, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date30 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 2 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 2 April 1917
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death23
Place of burialNoreuil Australian Cemetery (Row C, Grave 13), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
151
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry Richard and Bertha Maria WHAITES.
Family/military connectionsUncle: Sergeant Smart, killed in France.
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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