Smith, Herbert Brandwell (Corporal, b.1896 - d.1970)

Accession Number PR01990
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Roll
Maker Smith, Herbert Brandwell
Date made 1915-1918
Access Open
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Nominal roll for No 8 Platoon, 31 Battalion AIF (1915-1918). The roll, completed in pencil within a privately purchased notebook, is associated with the First World War service of Corporal Herbert Brandwell Smith. The contents identifies members of No 13 Section (13 Riflemen), No 14 Section (11 Bombers), No 15 Section (14 Rifle Grenadiers), No 16 Section (11 Lewis Gunners), and the Platoon HQ (7). Also separately includes full names of members of the Platoon, with details of next of kin, religion, age, trade/profession, date of joining unit, promotion/reduction, battle engagements, casualties, rejoining date and number of times in line.