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Alan Hamilton SMITH

Regimental number587
Date of birth10 April 1889
Place of birthFootscray, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationTailor
AddressMoonee Ponds, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, James Smith, 3 Marshall Street, Moonee Ponds, Victoria
Enlistment date11 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 27 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 July 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Served 1372 days. 1190 days abroad
Discharge date13 October 1919
Other detailsMarried Christina Mary Cunningham on 4 February 1928
Date of death9 April 1967 - Heidelberg, Victoria
Place of burialFawkner Crematorium, Victoria

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