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Ferner SMITH

Regimental number1434
Place of birthBungwahl, New South Wales
SchoolPublic School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressSmith Lake, Bungwall, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, W Smith, Smith Lake, Bungwall, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 11 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 26 April 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death26 April 1915
Age at death21
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialShrapnel Valley Cemetery (Plot IV, Row E, Grave No. 3), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
42
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William qnd Martha SMITH, Bungwahl, Smith's Lake, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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