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Lawrence Jacob SMITH

Regimental number2826
Place of birthYndiraprima Station, South Australia
SchoolKings School
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation overseer
AddressYudnapinna Station, Port Augusta, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Mary Ruth Smith, Yudnapinna via Port Augusta, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date16 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Malwa on 27 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of disease 10 November 1918
Age at death33
Place of burialPort Said War Memorial Cemetery (Row H, Grave No. 17), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
7
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Richard and Mary SMITH, 291 Goodwood Road, King's Park, South Australia. Native of Ynduapinnie Station, Port Augusta, South Australia

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