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Leslie Robert SMITH

Regimental number12313
Place of birthOatley, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDriver
AddressOatley, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Height5' 6"
Weight138 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Smith, Mi Mi Street, Oatley, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in 38th Infantry.
Enlistment date11 January 1916
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameArmy Service Corps July 1916 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/108/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Orontes on 12 August 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 19 August 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 7 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Service Corps
FateReturned to Australia 26 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 12312 Driver Arthur Oatley SMITH, No 2 Australian Motor Transport Motor Company, returned to Australia, 18 July 1919.
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, SMITH Leslie Robert

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