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Donald Arthur SMITH

Regimental number2953
Place of birthNorth Sydney, New South Wales
SchoolKendall Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBricklayer
AddressKendall Avenue, Camden, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs M A Smith, Kendall Avenue, Camden, New South Wales
Enlistment date5 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 30 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 9 August 1918
Place of death or woundingVillers-Bretonneux, France
Age at death21.6
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Plot XX< Row D, grave No. 3), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
38
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Albert and Mary SMITH, Kendall, New South Wales

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