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Wilfred William WHITTLE

Date of birth30 August 1892
Other NamesWHITTLE, Wilford William
ReligionMethodist
OccupationSoldier
AddressArtillery Barracks, Fremantle, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, W W Whittle, 1007 Macarthur Street, Ballarat, Victoria
Previous military serviceRoyal Australian Garrison Artillery
Enlistment date21 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
Unit nameSiege Artillery Brigade
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/49/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 17 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll36th Heavy Artillery Brigade
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Captain


Unit: 2nd Siege Battery
Promotion date: 31 October 1917

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31089 (31 December 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61 (23 May 1919).

FateDischarged 24 February 1919
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death17 June 1964
Age at death72

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