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James Butler WHITE

Regimental number7338
Place of birthRockhampton, Queensland
SchoolWesley College, Melbourne, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationClerk
AddressRiverside, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, J White, Riverside, Werneth, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date13 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 19 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll23rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 5 October 1917
Place of death or woundingPasschendaele, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death18
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
100
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Jane WHITE.
Family/military connectionsCousin: Miles Newel Turner, Gallipoli.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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