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Edward Richard SMITH

Regimental number987
Place of birthUlverstone Tasmania
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationRailway porter
AddressHunter Street, Stockton, Newcastle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Edward R Smith, Hunter Street, Stockton, Newcastle, New South Wales
Enlistment date19 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name30th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 9 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Division Artillery
FateReturned to Australia 27 July 1917
Date of death16 January 1956
Place of burialBotany Cemetery

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