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Roy William SMITH

Regimental number3033
Place of birthStanthorpe Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressStanthorpe, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, Joseph A Smith, Stanthorpe, Queensland
Enlistment date25 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 27 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLce Corp
Unit from Nominal Roll47 Battalion
FateKilled in Action 19 August 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll
Date of death19 August 1917
Place of burialDerry House Cemetery No.2, Wytschaete, Belgium
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
SEE POTTS Walter James the true name
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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