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Albert Ernest SMART

Regimental number8
Place of birthAdaminaby, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationSoldier
AddressVictoria Barracks, Paddington, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Height5' 8"
Weight154 lbs
Next of kinR Smart, Mount Denison, Adaminaby, New South Wales
Enlistment date30 August 1914
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Head-Quarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/29/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A8 Argyllshire on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Artillery Brigade Headquarters Staff
FateReturned to Australia 29 July 1915
Discharge date24 February 1916
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Hororata', 29 July 1915; discharged, Sydney, 24 February 1916.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, SMART Albert Ernest

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