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Norman SMITH

Regimental number3113
Place of birthPaisley, Scotland
SchoolAlderslie School and Craigielen School, Paisley, Scotland, Warwick State School and Grattan State School, Queensland
Age on arrival in Australia9
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Rev G D Smith, Walkerston, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date24 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 5 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 5 September 1916
Place of death or woundingMouquet Farm, Pozieres, France
Age at death19.9
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialSerre Road Cemetery No. 2 (Plot XXVI, Row A, Grave No. 5), France Also recorded Memorial Register No. 26, Villers-Bretonneux, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Lillias SMITH, The Manse, Walderston, Queensland
Family/military connectionsNil

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