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Stanley Sturton JINKS

Regimental number3263
Place of birthCalifornia Gully, Eaglehawk, Victoria
Place of birthCalifornia Gully, Victoria
SchoolEaglehawk State School, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationTram conductor
Addressc/o Mrs W M Seymour, 6 Osborne Street, Hackney, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinSister, Miss J I Jinks, Brazier Street, Eaglehawk, Victoria
Enlistment date28 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll52nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 4 September 1916
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Spelt Stanley Stirton Jinks on NR
Place of death or woundingMouquet Farm, Pozieres, France
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialSerre Road Cemetery No. 1 (Plot VIII, Row D, Grave No. 16), Beaumont-Hamel, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
155
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alfred and Margaret JINKS
Family/military connectionsBrother to C.A. Jinks, killed 9 August 1918.

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