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Walter SMITH

Regimental number2222
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address19 Canvas Town, Randwick, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation27
Height5' 4"
Weight146 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs A Smith, 19 Canvas Town, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date28 April 1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A63 Karoola on 16 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 17 March 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Sarah Maud SMITH
Discharge date23 July 1916
Other details

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Ascanius', 17 March 1916; disembarked 30 April 1916; discharged Sydney, 23 July 1916.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Death attributed to war service.
Date of death10 January 1930
Age at death41
Place of burialManly Cemetery, Sydney, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, SMITH Walter

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