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James Ernest WHITING

Regimental number3472
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationUniversity student
AddressPublic School, Walcha, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Joseph Thomas Whiting, Public School, Walcha, New South Wales
Previous military serviceSU Scouts
Enlistment date6 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name55th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/72/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 24 January 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death11 August 1982

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