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Leila Gertrude SMITH

Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationNurse
AddressMosman, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinFather, R L Smith, 5 Holt Avenue, Mosman, New South Wales
Enlistment date16 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll12 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentStaff Nurse
Unit nameNo 1 Australian General Hospital
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board A62 Wandilla on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollStaff Nurse
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Nursing Service
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and gazetted, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 30448 (28 December 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57 (18 April 1918).

FateReturned to Australia 20 June 1919
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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