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John WHINCUP

Regimental number13336
Place of birthGirlington, Bradford, Yorkshire, England
Age on arrival in Australia21
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor driver
AddressMulgoa, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, Thomas Whincup, Logram's Lane, Bradford, England
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date25 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameAuxiliary Mechanical Transport Company 2, Head-Quarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/113/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 22 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal RollMechanical Transport Company
FateDied of disease 16 November 1918
Place of death or woundingAmiens, France
Age at death27
Place of burialVillers-Brettoneux Military Cemetery (Plot XIIIa, Row AA, Grave 4), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
181
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Hannah WHINCUP.

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