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Colin Herbert WHITWELL

Regimental number1908
Place of birthParramatta New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSheep overseer
AddressAttmor, Olio, Queensland
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, R Bates, Whitwell,gordon Dale, Capella, Clermont, Queensland
Enlistment date10 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Light Horse Regiment, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/16/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Malwa on 22 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Machine Gun Squadron
FateReturned to Australia 16 May 1919
Date of death10 July 1961
Place of burialLutwyche Cemetery

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