William Gladstone MONKS

Regimental number1
Place of birthLaunceston Tasmania
ReligionRoman Catholic
Address17 Pirnces Terrace, St Kilda Road, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinSister, Eleanor L Monks, c/o Miss Fahey, Patterson Street, Launceston, Tasmania
Previous military serviceCorps of M S Clerks
Enlistment date16 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentStaff Sergeant
Unit nameBrigade 2 Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/2/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A3 Orvieto on 21 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Infantry Brigade Headquarters
FateKilled in Action 8 May 1915
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialNo Known Grave
Commemoration detailsHelles Memorial, Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of W. MONKS and Julia FAHEY. Native of Launceston, Tasmania