Frederick Alexander White, SN 4782, Service Record
NameFrederick Alexander White, SN 4782, Service RecordBiographyDate of Birth: 29 May 1881, North Pine (Qld.)
Date of Death: 10 June 1918, Morlancourt, Somme, France
Buried: Beacon Cemetery, Sailly-Laurette, Somme, France
Frederick's parents were James White and Angelina Elizabeth Smith (his mother died 1883) The White family was early pioneers of North Pine and ran a successful dairy farmer on Oak Farm bordered by the North Pine River. The property remained in the White family until bought by Australia Paper Manufacturers to establish the Petrie Carton Board Mill. Frederick enlisted 7 September 1915 at Rockhampton. Frederick and his brother, Albert, who was in the same Battalion embarked from Sydney on the R.M.S. â'˜Mooltan' on 9 April 1916. Frederick and his brother Albert were killed in action together on 10 June 1918. Frederick's four brothers enlisted as well, Walter , William , John  and half-brother Albert .Date01 January 1914 - 31 December 1920CustodianNational Archives of Australia - 01 Feb 1998 - PresentLocation of originalsOriginals held by the National Archives of Australia - NAA: B2455, WHITE F ALanguageEnglishOriginal formatLink to external source : Paper files and documents
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