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Rex William Derguss WHITE

Regimental number6889
Place of birthHurstville New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressRose Bay, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Thomas Walter Derguss White, Torquay Old South Head Road, Rose Bay, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date12 May 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 16 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 January 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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