|Place of birth||Fremantle, Western Australia|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||1 Rubin Street, Beaconsfield, Fremantle, Western Australia|
|Age at embarkation||22|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs Fanny Whittaker, 1 Rubin Street, Beaconsfield, Fremantle, Western Australia|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Perth, Western Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||10th Light Horse Regiment, 7th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||10/15/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||1st Anzac Battalion, Imperial Camel Corps|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
|Family/military connections||Brother: 668 Pte Ogril William James WHITTAKER, 3rd Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 23 September 1916.|
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli
Embarked Alexandria to join the Mediterranean expeditionary Force, Gallipoli, 11 September 1915; joined 10th Light Horse Regiment, Anzac, 17 Seoptember 1915.
Admitted to Lowland Casualty Clearing Station, and transferred to No 3 Australian General Hospital, Mudros, 25 November 1915 (dysentery); to Lowland Convalescent Depot, 4 December 1915; to Egypt, 24 December 1915; disembarked Alexandria, 27 December 1915.
Taken on strength, 3rd Reserve Regiment, Heliopolis, 6 March 1916.
Admitted to 3rd Auxiliary Hospital, 15 March 1916 (abscess); discharged to duty, 14 April 1916.
Transferred to 3rd Double Squadron, 23 June 1916; taken on strength, 6 July 1916.
Admitted to 1/1 W. Field Ambulance, El Ferdan, 3 August 1916 (influenza), and transferred same day to 1st Australian Stationary Hospital, Ismailia (pharyuaitis); discharged to duty, 8 August 1916.
Attached to 1st Company, Imperial Camel Corps, El Arish, 25 January 1917.
Admitted to ICC Field Ambulance, 30 January 1917 (enteritis); transferred to 54th Casualty Clearing Station, 2 February 1917; to 24th Stationary Hospital, 6 February 1917; to 14th Australian General Hospital, Abbassia, 9 February 1917.
Commenced return to Australia from Suez on board HT 'Willochra', 7 March 1917, for discharge (chronic dysentery); disembarked Melbourne, 25 April 1917, for onward travel to Perth; discharged (medically unfit: bilharziosis [rectal] and chronic dysentery), Perth, 6 June 1917.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, WHITTAKER Lewis Henry|