Albert Edward SMITH


SMITH, Albert Edward

Service Number: 3227
Enlisted: 17 July 1915
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 4th Infantry Battalion
Born: Rochester, Victoria, July 1891
Home Town: Freemans Reach, New South Wales
Schooling: Currency Creek State School, Victoria
Occupation: Orchardist
Died: Killed in action, Armentieres, France, 12 May 1916
Cemetery: Rue-Petillon Military Cemetery, Fleurbaix, Bethune, Nord Pas de Calais, France
Plot I, Row J, Grave 55. Buried by Chaplain W McKenzie, 4th Battalion. (1921 it was stated he was in Plot II, Row B, Grave 36, later exhumed and reinterred above).
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour
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World War 1 Service

17 Jul 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 3227
20 Dec 1915: Involvement Private, SN 3227, 19th Infantry Battalion
20 Dec 1915: Embarked Private, SN 3227, 19th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Suevic, Sydney
14 Feb 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 3227, 4th Infantry Battalion
12 May 1916: Involvement Private, SN 3227, 4th Infantry Battalion

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