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George Samuel SMITH

Regimental number2640
Place of birthEdmonton, England
Place of birthLondon, England
SchoolAcland Road School, Kentish Town, London, England
Age on arrival in Australia21
ReligionChurch of England
AddressCollingwood, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, G S Smith, 14 Blanche Street, Collingwood, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date24 June 1915
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board SS Makarini on 15 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 5 September 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records42
Place of burialBrookwood Military Cemetery (Plot IV, Row E, grave No. 10), Surrey, England England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Minnie SMITH; husband of J. SMITH, 10 Clifton Road, Aberdeen Scotland. Native of London, England

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