Obituaries Australia

  • Tip: searches only the name field
  • Tip: use double quotes to search for a phrase
  • Tip: lists of awards, schools, organisations etc

Browse Lists:

Cultural Advice

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people should be aware that this website contains names, images, and voices of deceased persons.

In addition, some articles contain terms or views that were acceptable within mainstream Australian culture in the period in which they were written, but may no longer be considered appropriate.

These articles do not necessarily reflect the views of The Australian National University.

Small, Hector (1892–1915)

Lance-Corporal Hector Small, who died while on active Service, was a son of the late Mr. Albert Small, of Brownlow Hill, Camden. He belonged to the Light Horse for some years, and was among the first to enlist in August last. He left Australia with the first contingent of Light Horse, and went with them to the Dardanelles at the beginning of' May. He is officially reported as having died of enteric and hemorrhage at the Australian Hospital, Heliopolls, Egypt. Lance-Corporal Smell was engaged in farming at the time of enlisting, and was 23 years of age. He was married in April of last year to a daughter of Mr. A. Stafford, of Brownlow Hill.

Original publication

Additional Resources

Citation details

'Small, Hector (1892–1915)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, https://oa.anu.edu.au/obituary/small-hector-13500/text24195, accessed 13 May 2021.

© Copyright Obituaries Australia, 2010-2021