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William SMITH

Regimental number2373
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationConfectioner
Address12 Earl Street, Carlton, Vic stated to be dead advise Mrs E J Purday, 35 Islington Street, Collingwood, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinSister, Mrs Ellan Smith, 12 Earl Street, Carlton, Vic stated to be dead advise Mrs E J Purday, 35 Islington Street, Collingwood, Victoria
Enlistment date12 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Osterley on 29 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 April 1919

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