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Roland WHITE

Regimental number1508
Date of birth26 December 1894
Place of birthInverell, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressGranville Street, Inverell, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Height5' 10"
Weight151 lbs
Next of kinFather, W C White, Granville Street, Inverell, New South Wales
Previous military service5th Aus Light Horse
Enlistment date12 January 1916
Place of enlistmentInverell, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name33rd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/50/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll33rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 January 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Son of William Charles and Rosamond White
Discharge date22 June 1918
Other details

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Corinthic', 10 January 1918; arrived Melbourne, 3 March 1918, for disembarkation and onward travel to Sydney; discharged (medically unfit), Sydney, 22 June 1918.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death14 October 1928
Place of burialGlen Innes, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, WHITE Roland

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