George Henry SPINKS

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SPINKS, George Henry

Service Number: 5178
Enlisted: 4 January 1916
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 52nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Penguin, Tasmania, Australia, July 1886
Home Town: Penguin, Central Coast, Tasmania
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Baker
Died: SW to abdomen in No Man's land, Mouquet Farm, France, 3 September 1916
Cemetery: Courcelette British Cemetery
Plot V, Row C, Grave 8
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Penguin to the Great War
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World War 1 Service

4 Jan 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 5178, 12th Infantry Battalion
29 Mar 1916: Involvement Private, SN 5178, 12th Infantry Battalion, Pozières
29 Mar 1916: Embarked Private, SN 5178, 12th Infantry Battalion, RMS Orontes, Melbourne
26 Jul 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 52nd Infantry Battalion
9 Aug 1916: Wounded AIF WW1, Private, SN 5178, 52nd Infantry Battalion, Pozières, GSW head and back
3 Sep 1916: Involvement Private, SN 5178, 52nd Infantry Battalion, Pozières

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