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Charles Sydney SMITH

Regimental number2908
Place of birthLancashire, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBricklayer
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinWife, Mrs Elizabeth Smith, 3 Fern Terrace, Middleton Road, Kingsheath Birmingham, England
Enlistment date29 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 August 1915
Place of enlistmentEnoggera, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 1 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Pioneer Battalion
FateKilled in Action 29 September 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Sydney spelt Sidney
Place of burialHooge Crater Cemetery (Plot XIV, Row D, Grave No. 2), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
174

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