John Joseph WHITE

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WHITE, John Joseph

Service Number: 5462
Enlisted: 10 November 1915, Enlisted at Melbourne
Last Rank: Sapper
Last Unit: 12th Field Company Engineers
Born: Fitzroy, Victoria, 1886
Home Town: South Melbourne, Port Phillip, Victoria
Schooling: Christian Brothers College
Occupation: Coach trimmer
Died: Died of Illness (Pyaemia), Amiens, France, 24 January 1917
Cemetery: St. Pierre Cemetery, Amiens
Plot V111, Row A, Grave 9
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

10 Nov 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Sapper, SN 5462, 5th Field Company Engineers, Enlisted at Melbourne
17 Dec 1915: Involvement Sapper, SN 5462, 5th Field Company Engineers
17 Dec 1915: Embarked Sapper, SN 5462, 5th Field Company Engineers, HMAT Berrima, Sydney
24 Jan 1917: Involvement Sapper, SN 5462, 12th Field Company Engineers

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of Edwaard and Margaret White of 153 Wells Street, Melbourne, Victoria

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal