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John SMITH

Regimental number6578
Place of birthStaffordshire, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressKalgoorlie, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, William Smith, Rosedale Cottage, Northam, Western Australia
Enlistment date17 April 1916
Place of enlistmentBlackboy Hill, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 13 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 February 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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