The AIF Project

Allen Jack SPARKES

Regimental number10978
Place of birthLaunceston, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrocer
Address70 Galvin Street, Launceston, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, C Sparkes, 70 Galvin Street, Launceston, Tasmania
Previous military service91st Infantry
Enlistment date5 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 October 1915
Place of enlistmentClaremont, Tasmania
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 6, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/34/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 5 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Division Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 20 May 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Surname spelt SPARKS

Print format