Albert James SMITH

SMITH, Albert James

Service Number: 438
Enlisted: 19 August 1914, Morphettville, South Australia
Last Rank: Sergeant
Last Unit: 50th Infantry Battalion
Born: White Cliffs, New South Wales, 23 October 1892
Home Town: Berri, Berri and Barmera, South Australia
Schooling: White Cliffs Public School
Occupation: Gas fitter
Died: Natural causes, South Australia, 6 August 1979, aged 86 years
Cemetery: Barmera (Upper Murray) Garden of Memory Cemetery
Memorials: North Adelaide Christ Church Honour Board
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World War 1 Service

19 Aug 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 438, Morphettville, South Australia
20 Oct 1914: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 438, 10th Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
20 Oct 1914: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 438, 10th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Ascanius, Adelaide
25 Apr 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 438, 10th Infantry Battalion, 'ANZAC' / Gallipoli
29 Feb 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Lance Corporal, 50th Infantry Battalion
20 Mar 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Sergeant, 50th Infantry Battalion
16 Aug 1916: Wounded AIF WW1, Sergeant, SN 438, 50th Infantry Battalion, Mouquet Farm, GSW (right arm and left thigh)
6 Apr 1917: Discharged AIF WW1, Sergeant, SN 438, 50th Infantry Battalion

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