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Athol SMITHERS

Regimental number4244
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm hand
Addressc/o G H Gent, Illawarra Road, Marrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMrs J Smithers, c/o G H Gent, Illawarra Road, Marrickville, New South Wales
Previous military service34th Infantry
Enlistment date7 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 11 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollMachine Gun Details
FateReturned to Australia 19 February 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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