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John James SMITH

Place of birthBathust, New South Wales
SchoolSt Francis Christian Brothers (Catholic) School, Sydney, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressHurstville, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs Lillian Smith, Dulcie Ville, Grosvenor Syd., Hurstville, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentLTE
Unit name26th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Mooltan on 12 April 1916
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll
Place of death or woundingFrance
Date of death5 November 1916
Age at death26
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialA.I.F. Burial Ground (Plot II, row H, Grave No. 10), Grass Lane, Flers, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Harriett SMITH; husband of Lucy SMITH, 9 McLachlan Avenue, Rushcutters Bay, New South Wales. Native of Bathurst

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