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Charles WHITE

Regimental number712
Place of birthGordon Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressCanterbury, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Charles William White, 'Waratah', Pembroke Road, Canterbury, Victoria
Enlistment date6 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name37th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/54/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 3 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31448 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 31 March 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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