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John Fairbrother SMITH

Regimental number5433
Place of birthOxford, England
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarm hand
AddressEast Katanning, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Clara Anne Smith, Gnowangerup, Western Australia
Enlistment date13 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 March 1916
Place of enlistmentBlackboy Hill, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 7 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

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