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William Edward SMITH

Regimental number2485
Place of birthCheltenham Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationDriver
AddressPoint Nepean Road, Cheltenham, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinWife, Mrs Mary Ellen Smith, 31 Izett Street, Prahran, Victoria
Enlistment date1 December 1915
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 RollAnzac Mounted Division Train
FateReturned to Australia 5 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death3 December 1966

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