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James Leslie SMEATON

Regimental number6436
Place of birthStawell Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBlack Rock, Great Western, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Alexander Smeaton, Black Rock, Great Western, Victoria
Enlistment date30 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 23 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 19 May 1919
Place of burialDive Copse British Cemetery (Plot III, Row G, Grave No. 19), Sailly-le-Sec, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
97
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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