Horace Leslie Hilton WHITEHEAD

WHITEHEAD, Horace Leslie Hilton

Service Number: SX20636 (S54901)
Enlisted: 11 July 1942, Puckapunyal, Victoria
Last Rank: Sapper
Last Unit: Not yet discovered
Born: Auburn, South Australia, 31 May 1913
Home Town: Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: 2 November 1979, aged 66 years, cause of death not yet discovered, place of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Auburn General Cemetery
Row: 4 Grave: 682
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World War 2 Service

11 Jul 1942: Involvement Sapper, SN SX20636 (S54901), Enlistment/Embarkation WW2
11 Jul 1942: Enlisted Puckapunyal, Victoria
19 Aug 1945: Discharged

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Born 31 May 1913 in Auburn, South Australia
(SA Birth Record 1907 - 1928, Book : 912 Page : 194 District : UpW.)

Father Horace Arthur WHITEHEAD  and  Mother Florence Maud (nee HILTON).

11/7/1942     Enlisted in WWII at Adelaide then onto Puckapunayl, Victoria

***WWII Service Record - needs to be ordered through National Archives of Australia (NAA)***

19/8/1945     Discharged from service in WWII
                    as a Sapper in 5 Australian Mechanical Equipment Company

Wife:            Dorothy Whitehead (nee _____)
Children:      Peter Whitehead and Roger Whitehead

2/11/1979      passed away
buried in:       Auburn General Cemetery, Moore Road, Auburn, South Australia
                     Row: 4 Grave: 682

Sourced and submitted by Julianne T Ryan.  3/3/2015.   Lest we forget.