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Sydney James SMITH

Regimental number2478
Place of birthMitcham Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPlasterer
Address'Nellitta', Maling Road, Canterbury, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, John Thomas Smith, Maling Road, Canterbury, Victoria
Enlistment date5 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A6 Clan Maccorquodale on 6 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Light Horse Machine Gun Squadron
FateReturned to Australia 22 January 1917
Date of death19 December 1956
Age at death63
Place of burialBoroondarah Cemetery, Kew, Victoria

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