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William Henry SMITH

Regimental number1286
Place of birthVIC
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Addressc/o A. Oates, c/o Dr Moir, Mirboo North, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinCousin, Alfred Oates, c/o Dr Moir, Mirboo North, Victoria
Enlistment date9 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A15 Star Of England on 21 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Squadron
FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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