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Walter Thomas SMITHERS

Regimental number2020
Place of birthLorne Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressLorne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinFather, Robert Smithers, Lorne, Victoria
Enlistment date2 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 16 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 March 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2437 Pte Richard Hide SMITHERS, 14th Bn, returned to Australia, 6 January 1919.
Other details

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

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