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Joseph William SMITH

Regimental number1909
Place of birthBatemans Bay New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBellingen, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, Joseph Smith, Bellingen, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Light Horse Regiment, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/17/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A25 Anglo-Egyptian on 19 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Light Horse Regiment
FateKilled in Action 31 October 1917
Place of burialBeersheba War Cemetery (Row D, Grave No. 65), Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
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Other details

War service: Egypt, Palestine

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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