|Place of birth||Tumbarumba, New South Wales|
|School||Tumbarumba Public School, New South Wales|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Tumbarumba, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||39|
|Next of kin||Sister, Miss F A St Smith, Tumbarumba, New South Wales|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Place of enlistment||Holsworthy, New South Wales|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||19th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/36/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||55th Battalion|
|Fate||Killed in Action
|Place of death or wounding||Fleurbaix, France (Battle of Fromelles)|
|Age at death||40.1|
|Age at death from cemetery records||40|
|Place of burial||No known grave|
|Commemoration details||V.C. Corner (Panel No 13), Australian Cemetery, Fromelles, France|
|Panel number, Roll of Honour,|
Australian War Memorial
|Miscellaneous information from|
|Parents: James and Margaret ST. SMITH. Native of Tumbarumba, New South Wales|
War service: Egypt, Western Front
Embarked Sydney, 20 January 1916; disembarked Alexandria, 26 February 1916.
Transferred to 55th Bn from 5th Brigade Details, Moascar, 3 April 1916; taken on strength 55th Bn, Ferry Post, 3 April 1916.
Embarked Alexandria to join the British Expeditionary Force, 19 June 1916; disembarked Marseilles, France, 29 June 1916.
Posted missing, 20 July 1916.
Red Cross File No 2550408O, note on file: 'The above name appeared on German death List dated 4-11-16.'
Statement 3596 Pte A.S. Campbell, 12 Platoon, C Company, 55th Bn (patient, Norfolk War Hospital, England), 14 January 1917: 'H.N. St. Smith was killed at Fromelles on the night of 19th July. Eyewitness: No, it was officially reported to the Regt. S.N. Cantwell M. can confirm, don't know number.'
Second statement, Major A.C. Selwyn Holland, 55th Bn, 24 January 1917: 'I made special enquiries for a friend a few days after St Smith was missing at Fromelles on 19th July and ascertained for a fact that he was killed while carrying ammunition across No Man's Land.'
Previously reported missing, now reported killed in action, 20 July 1916, on the authority of the Assistant Adjutant General, ANZAC Section, 3rd Echelon, General Headquarters, British Expeditionary Force, 13 March 1917.
Translation of German report, 4 November 1919, 'Iden: Disc handed over by Intell: Off: with 6th Army H.Q. 12/10/16[.] Australian Pte. St. Smith, 3924, 55th Btn. fell in the neighbourhood of Fromelles on 19/7/16.'Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, ST SMITH Herbert Newey
Red Cross File No 2550408O