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John George SMITH

Regimental number2064
Place of birthDurham, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressNabowla, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, Albert Joseph Smith, 9 Fry Street, Bear Park Colliery near Durham, England
Enlistment date5 February 1915
Place of enlistmentClaremont, Tasmania
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 17 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Trench Mortar Battery
FateReturned to Australia 21 March 1919

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