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Elliott Maxwell SMITH

Regimental number631
Place of birthCarlton, Melbourne, Victoria
SchoolState School, Vere St, Collingwood, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationCigarmaker
Address7 Sturt Street, Collingwood, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs J Smith, 7 Sturt Street, Collingwood, Victoria
Enlistment date17 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll29th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 12 July 1916
Place of death or woundingBois Grenier, near Armentieres, France
Age at death18.4
Age at death from cemetery records18
Place of burialBrewery Orchard Cemetery (Plot IV, Row E, Grave No. 29), Bois-Grenier, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
116
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Theophilus and Jessie SMITH. Native of Carlton, Melbourne

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