Harold Hinley Witheridge

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Witheridge, Private Harold Hinley no.4558

19th Battalion 11th Reinforcements.

“Stafford Villa” Lincoln Street, Campsie.

Bricklayer.

Born 1893, son of Harry & Annie Elizabeth Witheridge.

Enlisted 13/12/1915.

Church of England.

Next of kin, Mrs A.E. Witheridge, “Staffordville” Lincoln Street, Campsie.

Embarked from Sydney 9/4/1916 per HMAT Nestor.

DT 8/11/1916 Portrait Men who fell.

DT 16/3/1917 Private Harold Witheridge, son of Mrs Witheridge of Lincoln Street, Campsie, is reported to be in hospital, suffering from trench feet.

Returned to Australia 10/1/1918.

Married Nellie G. Heard 1925. Later lived at 32 Cameron Street, Balmain. She died 27/5/1993, aged 104. Late of Collaroy.

Roll of Honour, Canterbury District.


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Special acknowledgement

The primary source of the information on this page is copied from the prize winning publication Canterbury's boys : World War I & Sydney's suburban fringe. This book is the culmination of 12 years (1988-2000) research by a team of volunteers from the Canterbury and District Historical Society led by Dr Lesley Muir. Without this team's effort and dedication and the Society's willingness and support, this information would not be available today.

Note

An uneditable version of the book Canterbury's boys : World War I & Sydney's suburban fringe is in the eBook section of this wiki. In the main section, there is an alphabetical list of the 1,911 individuals recorded in the book - the list is titled Canterbury's Boys List. Every name is linked to an editable version of the individual’s biography copied from the Canterbury’s Boys book. These editable biographical files have been created to provide the space for descendants, historians, researchers, etc to add information, photographs, newspaper articles, memories, etc. they have discovered so it is available for this and future generations.

Reference

Canterbury's boys : World War I & Sydney's suburban fringe. Edited by Lesley Muir. Campsie, N.S.W. : Canterbury and District Historical Society, 2002