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Regimental number641
OccupationMotor tire repairer
Address88 Mills Street, Albert Park, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinWilliam Hooper, 15 Finlay Street, Albert Park, Victoria
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A3 Orvieto on 21 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 23 August 1915
Place of burialLone Pine Cemetery (Plot III, Row B, Grave No. 3), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2206 Pte Charles Leslie SMITH, 1st Bn, died of wounds, 8 August 1915.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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