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Herbert Stephen SMITH

Regimental number3621
Date of birth16 January 1896
Place of birthMildura, Victoria
SchoolRenmark Public School, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFruit grower
AddressRenmark, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mabel Smith, Box 43, Renmark, South Australia
Enlistment date19 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 12 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 April 1918
Discharge date6 September 1918
Other detailsWar service: France, Belgium. Wounded, Zonnebeke Ridge, 24 October 1917; invalided to Berkshire, Reading, England; returned to Australia and discharged as medically unfit.
Date of death17 March 1980

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