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John Samuel WHIDBURN

Regimental number24
Place of birthDaylesford Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationButcher
Address105 Drummond Street, Ballarat, Victoria
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinMrs C Whidburn, 105 Drummond Street, Ballarat, Victoria
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Field Ambulance
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/45/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 17 March 1917
Date of death26 February 1950
Place of burialFawkner Cemetery

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