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Robert SMITH

Regimental number3412
Place of birthBrunswick Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationTinsmith
AddressBrunswick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, A Smith, 544 Sydney Road, Brunswick, Victoria
Enlistment date16 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 11 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 January 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: Lance Corporal Thomas Gordon SMITH, Regimental No. 185, 7th Battalion, returned to Australia 8 October 1915
Other detailsSon of Albert Edward and Martha Alice SMITH
Miscellaneous detailsFather's name stated to be Albert Edward SMITH, but recorded on Embarkation Roll as R SMITH

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