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Charles William SMITH

Regimental number3027
Place of birthGoulburn, New South Wales
SchoolGoulburn Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressTaralga, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinFather, George Smith, Southdown, Moss Vale, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed as Sergeant with 5th Commonwealth Horse in South Africa.
Enlistment date1 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Light Horse Regiment, 22nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/11/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A13 Katuna on 23 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of disease 13 October 1918
Date of death1 October 1918
Age at death43
Age at death from cemetery records43
Place of burialBaghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery (Plot XXI, Row X, Grave No. 27), Iraq
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
5
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Jane SMITH

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