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David WHITTINGHAM

Regimental number6121
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBank clerk
AddressHead Office, Union Bank, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation42
Next of kinSister, Miss E Whittingham, c/o Union Bank, Pitt and Hunter Streets, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date6 December 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 22 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 4 February 1917
Place of burialBancourt British Cemetery (Plot VI, Row E, Grave 10), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
11
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Kiama Cemetery, New South Wales. Parents: Henry (b. London, England, 27 July 1828; d. Berry, 11 November 1900) and Eleonora WHITTINGHAM (b. 1 February 1833; d. 22 May 1911; bu. Kiama Cemetery~
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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