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William Frank SMITH

Regimental number3267
Place of birthSuffolk, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEstate agent
Address'Walalia', Bondi Beach, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs S Smith, 37 High Street, Lowestoft, England
Enlistment date14 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll31 August 1915
Place of enlistmentWarwick Farm, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 20 December 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll3267A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularEnlisted 31 August 1915; posted to 20th Bn 7th Reinforcements; transferred to 56th Bn, Egypt 16 February 1916; FRance June 1916; wounded Battle of Fromelles 20 July 1916; evacuated to No. 13 Stationary Hospital Boulogne; discharged to Base Depot, Etaples 1 August1916; discharged to royal Flying Corps 16 March 1917; 2 Lt Royal Flying Corp 17 March 1917.
FateDischarged 16 March 1917
Place of death or woundingHounslow, England
Age at death29

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