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  • Buried in Dernacourt Communal Cemetery Extension.
Person Details
Albert White lived at 6 Thurlow Street, Old Basford prior to emigrating to Australia.
11 Feb 1917
427692 - CWGC Website
2190
Private
13th Bn Australian Infantry (AIF)
Private Albert White, had enlisted on 4th May 1915 and joined 13th Battalion, A.I.F., he embarked upon HMAT Wandilla, at Sydney and landed on the Gallipoli peninsula on 2nd August 1915. He along with many others fell ill suffering from enteric fever at Anzac and was evacuated, aboard the Aquitania on 25th November 1915. He died while serving on the Western Front at No. 45 Casualty Clearing Station on 11th February 1917 from wounds received two days previously. He is buried at Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension
Obituary published in the Nottingham Evening Post dated 11th February 1918 reads:- “WHITE. – In loving memory of our dear brother, Pte. Albert White, Australian Infantry Brigade, late of 6, Thurlow Street, Old Basford, died of wounds February 11th, 1917, aged 24 years. Sleep on dear brother, and take thy rest, those who miss you most loved you best. – From Fred, Florrie and Gerty.” Above obituary courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
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  • Buried in Dernacourt Communal Cemetery Extension.
    Albert Edward White - Buried in Dernacourt Communal Cemetery Extension.
  • Photograph published in the Nottingham Evening Post dated 10th May 1917 and is curtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknal 1914-1918
    Albert Edward White - Photograph published in the Nottingham Evening Post dated 10th May 1917 and is curtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknal 1914-1918