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William George SMITHERS

Regimental number2180
Place of birthAlectown, New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressWallalong, Hinton, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinWife, Mrs Ivy Dorothy Smither, c/o Mrs McGovern, Sunnyside Street, Waratah, New South Wales
Enlistment date23 March 1916
Place of enlistmentAdamstown, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Pioneer Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/13/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A46 Clan MacGillivray on 3 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 2 September 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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