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John William WHITEHEAD

Regimental number2701
Place of birthSheffield England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinH C Whitehead, 127 Mulehouse Road, Crookes, Sheffield, England
Enlistment date28 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board SS Makarini on 15 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 September 1917
Date of death6 July 1954
Place of burialBroadford Cemetery

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