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Richard Hartley Smith ABBOTT

Date of birth12 January 1884
Place of birthBendigo, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMerchant manufacturer
AddressBendigo, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMother, Mrs R H S Abbott, Rowan Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date22 November 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll30 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentCaptain
Unit name14th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A46 Clan Macgillivray on 2 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll21st Battalion
FateDischarged in England 17 January 1920
Discharge date17 January 1920
Miscellaneous detailsSee other entry for second embarkation.

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