WHITE, William Frederick Osborne
(Service number 78604)
|First Rank||Private||Last Rank|
|Date||28 November 1898||Place of Birth||Dunedin|
|Address at Enlistment||Sutherlands, South Canterbury|
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|Next of Kin||Mrs J. M. WHITE (mother), Sutherlands, Canterbury|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Expeditionary Force|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||40th Reinforcements, A Company|
|Date||10 July 1918|
|Embarked From||Destination||Plymouth, Devon, England|
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|New Zealand Memorials||Sutherlands War Memorial (W. WHITE - also served)|
William Frederick Osborne White was the eldest of the three sons of Ernest and Jeanie Marshall (née Cleland) White. he was educated at totara Valley and Sutherlands schools in South Canterbury. On 28 September 1922 at Timaru, William married Susannah Miller (Phyllis) Copeland.
Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [11 August 2017]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [11 August 2017]
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