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Albert Arthur SMITH

Regimental number576
Place of birthStirling North, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressLaura, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18.9
Height5' 6.75"
Weight127 lbs
Next of kinFriend, Harry Gibson, Stone Hut, South Australia
Enlistment date29 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 9 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 31 December 1918
Discharge date6 April 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Mamara', 31 December 1918; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 6 April 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death16 May 1989
SourcesNAA: B2455, SMITH Albert Arthur

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