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Merton Goode SMITH

Regimental number3314
Place of birthSemaphore, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
Address176 Hutt Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Height5' 5.25"
Weight176 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Clara May Smith, 176 Hutt Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date2 August 1915
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Depot Unit of Supply
FateReturned to Australia 8 October 1919
Discharge date28 February 1920
Other details

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Benalla', 8 October 1919; disembarked Fremantle, 22 November 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 28 February 1920.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, SMITH Merton Goode

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