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Silver War Badge – Royal Anglesey Royal Engineers


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Silver War Badge – Royal Anglesey Royal Engineers

Silver War Badge (132712), good very fine

Frederick Charles Spinks was born 1882 and attested with the Royal Garrison Artillery 4 October 1915 in Lewisham with the rank of Gunner.

Posted with the British Expeditionary Force 25 April 1916, returned to Britain 22 July 1916.

Transfered to the Royal Anglesey Royal Engineers on 2 November 1916 with the rank of Sapper, having trained as a Gasfitter. Posted again on 3 November 1916.

Invalided out on 3 November 1916 as ‘No longer physically fit for war service’.

F. C. Spinks died on 1 April 1927 at Miller Hospital, Greenwich, Kent and was survived by his wife Mabel Beatrice Spinks;

With CD containing research including attestation, service details and Silver War Badge roll

Entitled to British War and Victory Medals.

Condition – VF