The AIF Project

David SPARKS

Regimental number2413
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHairdresser
AddressAdelaide, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinWife, Mrs S E Sparks, 5 Robert Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date31 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Mongolia on 9 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll30th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 17 October 1916
Age at death from cemetery records49
Place of burialWest Terrace Cemetery (Portion General, Plan 3, Row 21, Grave No. 74), South Australia
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
117
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Isabella SPARKS; husband of Sarah, 9 Robert Street, Adelaide, South Australia

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