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Arthur Andrew WHITE

Date of birth25 August 1888
ReligionChurch of England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, Robert White, Rose Lawn, Woodville Road, South Granville, New South Wales
Enlistment date27 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
Unit name1st Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/6/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Star of Victoria on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Light Horse Regiment
Promotions

Major


Unit: 1st Light Horse
Promotion date: 2 December 1916

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', fourth Supplement, No. 29664, 11 July 1916; 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 176, 30 November 1916.

FateReturned to Australia 13 March 1919
Medals

Military Cross


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 129
Date: 21 September 1916

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