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Cecil Stanley Bryant SMITH

Regimental number53136
Place of birthNewmarket, England
Other NamesBRYANT-SMITH, Cecil Stanley
ReligionChurch of England
AddressHillside, Brunswick Street, New Farm, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation37
Height5' 8"
Weight130 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs A C U L Smith, Hillside, Brunswick Street, New Farm, Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military serviceServed for 3 years in Royal Garrison Artillery, England; time expired.
Enlistment date21 January 1918
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 January 1916
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameQueensland Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Osterley on 8 May 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 August 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Cecil Stanley
Discharge date12 December 1919
Other details

War service: England

Embarked sydney, 8 May 1918; disembarked Liverpool, England, 10 July 1918, and marched in to 9th Training Bn, 11 July 1918.

Granted leave without pay and subsistence (Non-Military Employment), 1 February-1 May 1919 (artificial limb-making, Pedestres Street, London).

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Argyllshire', 1 August 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 22 September 1919, for onward travel to Brisbane; discharged (medically unfit: bronchitis), Brisbane, 12 December 1919.

Medal: British War Medal
Date of death4 July 1957
Place of burialTownsville Cemetery
SourcesNAA: B2455, SMITH Cecil Stanley Bryant

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