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Herbert William WHELAN

Regimental number31850
Place of birthSandford Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMachinery storeman
Address'Gleniola', 14 Frazer Road, Lewisham, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs J Whelan, 'Gleniola', 14 Fraser Road, Lewisham, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date16 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameMedium Trench Mortar Battery Reinforcement 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/129/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 2 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Division Train M
FateReturned to Australia 24 October 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death16 December 1949

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