Frederick George WHITE

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WHITE, Frederick George

Service Number: 3013A
Enlisted: 3 January 1916, Townsville, Queensland
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 31st Infantry Battalion
Born: Townsville, Queensland, 1 February 1893
Home Town: Townsville, Townsville, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Died of Illness (tumour sternum), Weymouth, England, 7 December 1916, aged 23 years
Cemetery: Melcombe Regis Cemetery, Dorset, England
III. C. 2767.
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, No 37 Magnetic Lodge PAFSOA HB, Townsville Cenotaph
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World War 1 Service

3 Jan 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 3013A, Townsville, Queensland
14 Apr 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 3013A, 31st Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
14 Apr 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 3013A, 31st Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ceramic, Sydney

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Biography

"...3013A Pte Frederick George White, 31st Battalion, of Townsville, Qld, son of Alfred and Sophy White. A labourer prior to enlisting, he embarked from Sydney aboard HMAT Ceramic (A40) on 14 April 1916. He died of sickness on 7 December 1916, in the Sydney Hall Military Hospital, Weymouth, England, aged 23. He is buried in the Melcombe Regis Cemetery, Weymouth." - SOURCE (www.awm.gov.au)