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Clifford Harold WHITE

Regimental number2544
Place of birthMudgee, New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
Address20 Robert Street, Ashfield, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation24.4
Height5' 7.5"
Weight143 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs E A White, 20 Robert Street, Ashfield, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date6 September 1915
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 5 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Robert and Sandra Crofts
Discharge date3 March 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia, 12 May 1918; discharged (medically unfit: pulmonary tuberculosis), 3 March 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death14 June 1951
Age at death60
Place of burialCremated: St Thomas Cemetery (Wall 2 Niche 28), Enfield, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, WHITE Clifford Harold

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