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Kenneth Ansell SMITH

Regimental number819
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBookseller
AddressVincent Street, Surrey Hills, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Chas A Smith, Vincent Street Surrey Hills, Victoria
Enlistment date17 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, G Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A24 Benalla on 19 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 October 1918
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 3268 Pte Harold Maxwell SMITH, 8th Bn, killed in action, 4 October 1917; 502 Harold Pascoe SMITH [name does not appear on Nominal Roll].
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Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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