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Roy Herbert SMITH

Regimental number3360
Place of birthKew Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationClerk
Address12 Stirling Street, Kew, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, F Smith, 12 Stirling Street, Kew, Victoria
Enlistment date11 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Field Ambulance, Section C
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/49/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A31 Ajana on 4 June 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollComissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 October 1918
Medals

Military Medal

'For good work during the operations near POZIERES between 27th July, 1916, to 15th August, 1916, and 27th August, 1916 to 5th August, 1916. On 8th August, 1916 and 14th August, 1916, he did specially good work in carrying wounded under fire.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 62
Date: 19 April 1917

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