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Arthur Bateman SMITH

Regimental number5202
Place of birthLaunceston Tasmania
ReligionMethodist
OccupationBedstead finisher
Address21 Jervis Street, East St Kilda, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Mr R Smith, 21 Gunn Street, Launceston, Tasmania
Enlistment date6 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 1 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death17 January 1968

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