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Frank Ernest SMITH

Regimental number4584
Place of birthHuonville Tasmania
ReligionCongregational
OccupationClerk
AddressGreen Hills, Colebrook, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, W E Smith, Green Hills, Colebrook, Tasmania
Enlistment date26 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 8 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Division Headquarters
FateReturned to Australia 3 May 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 4585 Pte Ivan Lance SMITH MM, 51st Bn, returned to Australia, 10 April 1919; 952 Corporal Claude Huon SMITH, 26th Bn, killed in action, 1917; 4601 Pte Keith Lawrence SMITH, 52nd Bn, died of wounds, 17 August 1916.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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