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George William SMITH

Regimental number2882
Place of birthDevonport Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressDevonport, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Smith, Devonport East, Tasmania
Enlistment date29 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 6 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll40th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 June 1919
Date of death27 November 1957
Place of burialSpringvale Cemetery

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