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Jacob Norris SPENCE

Regimental number3949
Place of birthBendigo Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationEngine driver
AddressWilson Street, Eaglehawk, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, J J Spence, Wilson Street, Sailors Gully, Eaglehawk, Victoria
Enlistment date30 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 23 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death19 December 1967

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