SMITH, James Hardy
(Service number 49656)
|First Rank||Private||Last Rank||Private|
|Date||4 March 1886||Place of Birth||Timaru|
|Address at Enlistment||Hook, Waimate|
|Previous Military Experience|
|Next of Kin||G. T. SMITH (brother), Hook, Waimate|
|Served with||NZ Armed Forces||Served in||Army|
|Body on Embarkation||New Zealand Expeditionary Force|
|Unit, Squadron, or Ship||26th Reinforcements, Canterbury Infantry Regiment, C Company|
|Date||9 June 1917|
|Embarked From||Destination||Devonport, Devon, England|
|Other Units Served With|
|Last Unit Served With||Canterbury Regiment|
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Hospitals, Wounds, Diseases and Illnesses
|Date||10 May 1944||Age|
|Place of Death||Timaru|
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James Hardy Smith was born on 4 March 1886 at Waimate, the son of Scottish -born Thomas and Jane Smith.
Auckland War Memorial Museum cenotaph Datbase [03 December 2016]
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