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Horace William Colston * SPARKES

Regimental number9985
ReligionCongregational
OccupationGrocer
AddressNorwood, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs S Sparkes, 27 Kensington Road, Norwood, South Australia
Enlistment date3 November 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Australian Stationary Hospital, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/103/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollTemporary Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Australian Stationary Hospital
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Horace William Second entry both matched

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