Henry Keith SPRING

SPRING, Henry Keith

Service Number: 2208
Enlisted: 30 June 1915
Last Rank: Lance Corporal
Last Unit: 17th Infantry Battalion
Born: West Perth, Western Australia, Australia, 6 August 1896
Home Town: Mosman, Municipality of Mosman, New South Wales
Schooling: Mosman Church of England Preparatory School and Sydney Church of England Grammar (Shore) School, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation: Clerk
Died: Killed in Action, France, 15 April 1917, aged 20 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Mosman "With the Colors" Pictorial Honour Roll, Northbridge (Shore) Sydney Church of England Grammar School Memorial Cricket Ground Roll of Honour, Villers-Bretonneux Memorial (Australian National Memorial - France)
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World War 1 Service

30 Jun 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 2208, 17th Infantry Battalion
30 Sep 1915: Involvement Private, 2208, 17th Infantry Battalion, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '12' embarkation_place: Sydney embarkation_ship: HMAT Argyllshire embarkation_ship_number: A8 public_note: ''
30 Sep 1915: Embarked Private, 2208, 17th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Argyllshire, Sydney
15 Apr 1917: Involvement Lance Corporal, 2208, 17th Infantry Battalion, --- :awm_ww1_roll_of_honour_import: awm_service_number: 2208 awm_unit: 17th Australian Infantry Battalion awm_rank: Lance Corporal awm_died_date: 1917-04-15

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Biography contributed by Faithe Jones

Son of Henry Langdon and Ellen O SPRING of 'Waneltie", Eluno Street, Mosman, NSW