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George Henry SMITH

Regimental number2247
Place of birthEaglehawk, Bendigo, Victoria
SchoolLangwornor State School, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMarket Gardener
AddressWild Duck Creek P.O., via Knowsley, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinFather, Thomas Smith, Wild Duck Creek P.O., via Knowsley, Victoria
Enlistment date18 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name60th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/77/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 1 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 3 October 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death35
Age at death from cemetery records35
Place of burialSt. Sever Cemetery Extension (Block S, Plot II, Row C, Grave No. I), Rouen, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: thomas and Esther SMITH, Wild Duck, Knowsley, Victoria. Native of Bendigo, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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