Cecil Percy ATKINS MSM

Badge Number: S53452, Sub Branch: Morgan

ATKINS, Cecil Percy

Service Number: 9588
Enlisted: 22 February 1916, Adelaide, SA
Last Rank: Corporal
Last Unit: 11th Field Company Engineers
Born: Goolwa, South Australia, 14 May 1889
Home Town: Mannum, Mid Murray, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Shipwright
Died: Port Lincoln, South Australia, 23 December 1960, aged 71 years, cause of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Happy Valley Cemetery, Port Lincoln
RSL Section, Row A, Plot 8.
Memorials: Goolwa War Memorial, Mannum District Roll of Honor, South Australian Garden of Remembrance
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World War 1 Service

22 Feb 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Sapper, 9588, 11th Field Company Engineers, Adelaide, SA
31 May 1916: Involvement Sapper, 9588, 11th Field Company Engineers, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '5' embarkation_place: Adelaide embarkation_ship: HMAT Suevic embarkation_ship_number: A29 public_note: ''
31 May 1916: Embarked Sapper, 9588, 11th Field Company Engineers, HMAT Suevic, Adelaide
11 Nov 1918: Involvement Corporal, 9588, 11th Field Company Engineers

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Biography contributed by Faithe Jones

Born Cecil Percy Kintore ATKINS, son of Benjamin William ATKINS and Susan nee McBEATH

Meritorious Service Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57
Date: 18 April 1918