John Lewis SMITH


SMITH, John Lewis

Service Numbers: 5728, 5726
Enlisted: 1 September 1915
Last Rank: Sapper
Last Unit: 15th Field Company Engineers
Born: Hackney, South Australia , 15 June 1890
Home Town: Blackwood, Mitcham, South Australia
Schooling: Sturt Street Adelaide & Adelaide School of Mines, South Australia
Occupation: Motor mechanic
Died: Illness, Egypt, 14 May 1916, aged 25 years
Cemetery: Cairo War Memorial Cemetery
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Blackwood War Memorial
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World War 1 Service

1 Sep 1915: Enlisted
20 Jan 1916: Involvement Sapper, SN 5728, 3rd Field Company Engineers
20 Jan 1916: Embarked Sapper, SN 5728, 3rd Field Company Engineers, HMAT Runic, Sydney
14 May 1916: Involvement Sapper, SN 5726, 15th Field Company Engineers

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