Herbert William (Herb) SMITH

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SMITH, Herbert William

Service Number: 4633
Enlisted: 2 November 1915, Holsworthy, New South Wales
Last Rank: Corporal
Last Unit: 5th Light Trench Mortar Battery
Born: Bathurst, New South Wales, 1 February 1890
Home Town: Bathurst, Bathurst Regional, New South Wales
Schooling: Bathurst Superior Public School and Bathurst Technical College
Occupation: Carpenter
Died: Died of wounds, France, 5 May 1917, aged 27 years
Cemetery: Grevillers British Cemetery
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

2 Nov 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 4633, Holsworthy, New South Wales
9 Apr 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 4633, 18th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Nestor, Sydney
9 Apr 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 4633, 18th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
4 Dec 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 5th Light Trench Mortar Battery
28 Apr 1917: Promoted AIF WW1, Corporal, 5th Light Trench Mortar Battery
3 May 1917: Wounded AIF WW1, Corporal, SN 4633, 5th Light Trench Mortar Battery, Bullecourt (Second), Shell wound (right leg - amputated)
5 May 1917: Involvement AIF WW1, Corporal, SN 4633, 5th Light Trench Mortar Battery, Bullecourt (Second)

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