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Albert Charles SMITH

Regimental number7578
Place of birthDarlinghurst, New South Wales
SchoolPublic School, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
Address241 Palmer Street, Darlinghurst, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mr B Smih, 241 Palmer Street, Darlinghurst, New South Wales
Enlistment date11 April 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll10 April 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 25th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 March 1918
Place of death or woundingBelgium
Age at death18
Age at death from cemetery records18
Place of burialHooge Crater Cemetery (Plot IXA, Row B, Grave No. 18), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles and Bridget SMITH, 241 Palmer Street, Darlinghurst, New South Wales. Native of Sydney
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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