The AIF Project

Henry SHANKS

Regimental number12817
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationRailway porter
Address98 Rose Terrace, Wayville, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinWife, Mrs A L Shanks, Post Office Walkerville, Walkerville, South Australia
Enlistment date27 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Field Ambulance
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/54/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 31 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 31 October 1917
Date of death14 January 1966
Place of burialWest Terrace Cemetery

Print format