Edward Hilton SMITH

Regimental number1721
Place of birthNorgudra New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressLadysmith via Wagga Wagga, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, E J Smith, Rosebank, Ladysmith via Wagga Wagga, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name56th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/73/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 February 1919
Date of death28 April 1946
Place of burialMacquarie Park Cemetery