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Arthur WITT

Regimental number1793
Place of birthTumut, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address15 Gladstone Street, Enmore, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, W Witt, 20 Reeley Street, Enmore, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 28 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateDied of disease 22 September 1915
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialEast Mudros Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row P, Grave No. 271), Lemnos, Greece
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
84
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Died of dysentery. Parents: William and Florence WITT

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