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Page history last edited by Lenore Frost 6 years, 10 months ago

Volunteers of Essendon and Flemington, 1914-1918


Danks J  Gunner   11830    John     4 FAB    22    Engine and motor driver    Single    Meth        

Address:    Kensington, Bayswater Rd, 11    

Next of Kin:    Danks, I, father, 11 Bayswater Rd, Kensington    

Enlisted:    6 Jul 1915        

Embarked:     A32 Themistocles 28 Jan 1916    


Relatives on Active Service:

Danks-B-W-Pte-2810  brother KIA


Date of death:  14/08/1917

CWGC: "Son of Isaiah and Harriet Danks, of 11, Bayswater Rd, Kensington,

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Native of Victoria".



War Service Commemorated                                                                                    

Kensington Methodist Church*

Kensington State School

Essendon Gazette Roll of Honour With the Colours

Flemington Branch Australian Natives Association (ANA) *


This memorial plaque in memory of Gunner John Danks and his brother Benjamin William Danks is located in

Christ Church, Kensington, in McCracken Street, Kensington. (Photo: Lenore Frost, 2011)


Death on Service

See notice for B W Danks.


In Memoriam

No notices in The Argus up to 1920.



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