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Douglas Percy WHITE

Regimental number5288
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressNepean Road, Moorabbin, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, P White, Nepean Road, Moorabbin, Victoria
Previous military service21st Battery Australian Field Artillery
Enlistment date7 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Reinforcement 10
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 27 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battery
FateReturned to Australia 12 April 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 997 Sergeant George Francis WHITE, 2nd Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 8 October 1918.
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Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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