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Fink, Gordon (1844–1915)

Born in South Yarra in 1884, he attended Cumloden and Ormond College. Member of Melbourne Harriers. Worked in the Malay States, then joined the WA Bar in 1913. Enlisted in the 16th Battalion. He was killed at Gallipoli on May 2, 1015, during the attack on Baby 700. Commemorated at Lone Pine Memorial, Gallipoli

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  • Melbourne Cricket Club Roll of Honour 1914-1918, 1998, p 7

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'Fink, Gordon (1844–1915)', People Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, https://peopleaustralia.anu.edu.au/biography/fink-gordon-24299/text33048, accessed 17 January 2021.

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