|Place of birth||Kimberley, South Africa|
|Address||South Brisbane, Queensland|
|Age at embarkation||37|
|Next of kin||Wife, Mrs E.M. Whitton, Brisbane Street, off Ipswich Road, South Brisbane, Queensland|
|Previous military service||Kimberley Regiment|
|Place of enlistment||Brisbane, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||Army Medical Corps, General Reinforcements|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||26/99/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Port Darwin on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||Australian Army Medical Corps|
|Fate||Died of disease
|Place of burial||Fovant Churchyard (Plot I, Row B, Grave 2), Wiltshire.|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: Robert and Hannah WHITTON.|
War service: England.
Embarked Sydney, 19 June 1918; disembarked London, England, 26 August 1918; marched into Australian Army Medical Corps Training Depot, Fovant, 27 August 1918.
Admitted to Fovant Military Hospital, 19 October 1918 (influenza); placed on Seriously Ill List, 22 October 1918.
Died, Fovant Military Hospital, 25 October 1918 (broncho pneumonia).
Buried, St George's Parish Churchyard, Fovant, 31 October 1918.Medal: British War Medal.
|Sources||NAA: B2455, WHITTON Robert Alfred|