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Herbert Hector SPURR

Regimental number2992
Place of birthAlbury New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor driver
AddressKings Head Hotel, Park Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, Joseph Spurr, Walbundrie PO, Walbundrie, New South Wales
Enlistment date10 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name53rd Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/70/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 25 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 15 May 1918
Place of burialVignacourt British Cemetery (Plot II, Row D, Grave No. 7), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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