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Richard John Joseph SMITH

Regimental number5770
Place of birthKyneton Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressCarlsruhe, via Woodend, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, J Smith, Kyneton PO, Victoria
Enlistment date1 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 3 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 October 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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