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Edward James SMITH

Regimental number2844
Place of birthQuorn South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationCleaner
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Lydia Smith, Moscow Street, Petersburg, South Australia
Enlistment date26 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Postal Corps
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death11 January 1960

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