William SMITH

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SMITH, William

Service Number: 5071
Enlisted: 18 August 1915, Adelaide, South Australia
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 32nd Infantry Battalion
Born: Murtoa, Victoria, Australia , date not yet discovered
Home Town: Horsham, Wimmera, Victoria
Schooling: State School, Murtoa, Victoria, Australia
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Died of wounds, France, 29 October 1917, age not yet discovered
Cemetery: Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Murtoa Memorial Gates
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World War 1 Service

18 Aug 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 5071, 27th Infantry Battalion, Adelaide, South Australia
27 Jun 1916: Involvement Private, SN 5071, 27th Infantry Battalion, Third Ypres
27 Jun 1916: Embarked Private, SN 5071, 27th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Barambah, Melbourne
29 Oct 1917: Involvement Private, SN 5071, 32nd Infantry Battalion, Third Ypres
Date unknown: Wounded SN 5071, 32nd Infantry Battalion

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