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John Edward SMITH

Regimental number519
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinWife, Mrs Violet Jane May Smith, 85 Melrose Street, North Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date25 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 7, Reinforcement 8
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/12/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 January 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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