The AIF Project

Walter SMITH

Regimental number3249
Place of birthMoyhu, Victoria
SchoolPublic School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDriver
AddressPort Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Ellen Smith, Wodonga, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date17 February 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, 26th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 11 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 18 October 1918
Age at death22
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialRoisel Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot I, Row B, Grave No. I), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
17
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Mrs M. COUNSELL (formerly SMITH), Sydney Street, Wodonga, Victoria, and the late James SMITH

Print format