Regimental Number: VR-5372
Rank: Able Seaman
Branch: Royal Naval Canadian Volunteer Reserve
Spencer was the son of William Bigg of Borley Place, Sudbury, Suffolk, England. He filed on land at NE 33-70-12-W6, west of Rio Grande. During World War I he served in the Royal Naval Canadian Volunteer Reserve, on board the HMCS Arleux. He died of influenza and pneumonia in the Marine Hospital in Sydney, Nova Scotia on October 10, 1918.
Sources: homestead record