Robert William SMITH

SMITH, Robert William

Service Number: 2337
Enlisted: 26 April 1915
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 2nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia, date not yet discovered
Home Town: Gunnedah, Gunnedah, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Station Hand
Died: Killed in Action, Belgium, 5 September 1916, age not yet discovered
Cemetery: Railway Dugouts Burial Ground (Transport Farm)
Railway Dugouts Burial Ground, Ypres, Flanders, Belgium
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

26 Apr 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 2337, 2nd Infantry Battalion
14 Jul 1915: Involvement Private, 2337, 2nd Infantry Battalion
14 Jul 1915: Embarked Private, 2337, 2nd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Orsova, Sydney

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Biography contributed by Peter Rankin

He served under the alias of Alfred Archer.