|Place of birth||Horsham, Victoria|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Age at embarkation||26|
|Next of kin||Father, Thomas Powell Smith, Wonwondah East, Victoria|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Horsham, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||5th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/22/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on
|Regimental number from Nominal Roll||1150|
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Sergeant|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||Army Provost Corps|
|Recommendations (Medals and Awards)||
Mention in Despatches
Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 30706 (28 May 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 165 (24 October 1918).
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front
Embarked Alexandria to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, Gallipoli, 5 April 1915.
Wounded in action, 26 April 1915 (gun shot wound, arm); admitted to hospital ship same day; transferred to Convalescent Hill Tigne, Malta, 4 May 1915. Transferred to Egypt (date not recorded); embarked Alexandria for Gallipoli, 3 July 1915; rejoined Bn at Gallipoli, 9 July 1915.
Temporarily attached to 2nd Brigade Headquarters, 11 December 1915; rejoined Bn, 14 December 1915.
Disembarked Alexandria, 7 January 1916 (general Gallipoli evacuation).
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 22 March 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 28 March 1916.
Promoted Corporal, 21 May 1916.
Transferred to Anzac Provost Corps, 16 September 1916, and attached to 1st Divisiion Headquarters, Belgium.
Promoted Sergeant, 5 June 1917.
On leave to United Kingdom, 18 October 1917; rejoined unit, 29 October 1917.
Detached for sduty with 4th Army Provost School of Instruction, 19 January 1918; rejoined Anzac Provost Corps, 3 February 1918.
Marched out to 3rd Infantry Brigade Headquarters for duty at Field General Court Martial, 1 June 1918.
Marched in to Australian General Base Depot, Havre, 28 May 1918, for Medical Board; transferred to England, 18 June 1918 (old injury to knee); marched in to No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 19 June 1918.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Sardinia', 28 October 1918; disembarked Melbourne, 27 December 1918; discharged (medically unfit), 3 March 1919.Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal