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Edward William SMITH

Regimental number33806
Place of birthEssex, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address264 Elizabeth Street, Zetland, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinSister, Mrs L Richardson, 7 St Austins Lane, Harwick, Essex, England
Enlistment date1 November 1916
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, March 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Division Artillery Headquarters
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death27 January 1981

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