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Charles Henry WHITELEY

Regimental number5926
Place of birthOrange New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressNarromine, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Ann Whiteley, Narromine, New South Wales
Enlistment date23 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 March 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 5928 Pte Richard James WHITELEY, 17th Bn, killed in action, 3 May 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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