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Alfred Wilson SPINKS

Regimental number1742
Place of birthWilcannia New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressYalpunga Hotel, via Tibooburra, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs Harriet Emslie, Yalpunga Hotel, via Tibooburra, New South Wales
Enlistment date16 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name50th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/67/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 11 April 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1742A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 July 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death16 August 1941
Age at death50
Place of burialAIF Cemetery, West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia

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