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William Henri SMITH

Regimental number1593
Place of birthWarracknabeal, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngineer
Address4 Henry Street, Kew, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinWife, Mrs Freda Smith, 4 Henry Street, Kew, Victoria
Enlistment date31 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/15/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 6 June 1916
Regimental number from Nominal RollComissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Pioneer Battalion
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: 3rd Pioneer Battalion
Promotion date: 18 October 1916

Lieutenant


Unit: 3rd Pioneer Battalion
Promotion date: 22 September 1917

FateReturned to Australia 10 March 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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