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William Ernest SMITH

Regimental number2899
Place of birthBega New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCooper
AddressErskineville, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinWife, Mrs Ruby Mary Smith, 34 Brandling Street, Alexandria, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date26 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/15/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll35th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 March 1918

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