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Charles Percival WHITE

Regimental number5209
Place of birthLefroy, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
AddressLefroy, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Height5' 4"
Weight133 lbs
Next of kinFather, Mr A P White, Lefroy, Tasmania
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date1 December 1915
Place of enlistmentRoss, Tasmania
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 29 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 October 1919
Discharge date19 January 1920
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Benalla', 8 October 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 25 November 1919; discharged, 19 January 1920.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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