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Andrew Wallace SMITH

Regimental number4223
Place of birthRockhampton, Queensland
SchoolState School, Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFireman
AddressRockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Andrew Wood Smith, 52 South Street, Rockhampton, Queensland
Previous military serviceServed in Rockhampton Military Cadets attaining rank as Sergeant.
Enlistment date5 October 1955
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT Commonwealth on 28 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularHe was winner of Gold and Silver medals for Cadet Rifle Shooting at Rockhampton for Year 1908.
FateKilled in Action 14 November 1916
Place of death or woundingFlers, France
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialWarlencourt British Cemetery (Plot V, Row F, Grave No. 13), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
106
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Andrew and Annie SMITH, 52 South Street, Rockhampton, Queensland
Family/military connectionsBrother: 4265 Pte Thomas SMITH, 25th Bn returned to Australia, 2 January 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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