Harry MERCER - SMITH

Poppy

MERCER - SMITH, Harry

Service Number: 795
Enlisted: 31 August 1914
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 9th Infantry Battalion
Born: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, date not yet discovered
Home Town: Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland
Schooling: Brisbane Grammar School, Queensland
Occupation: Engineer
Died: Wounds, Malta, 17 June 1915, age not yet discovered
Cemetery: Pieta Military Cemetery
Plot A, Row V, Grave 5 INSCRIPTION CALLED TO HIGHER SERVICE
Memorials: Postmaster-General's Dept Qld. WWI
Show Relationships

World War 1 Service

31 Aug 1914: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 795, 9th Infantry Battalion
24 Sep 1914: Involvement Private, SN 795, 9th Infantry Battalion
24 Sep 1914: Embarked Private, SN 795, 9th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Omrah, Brisbane

Help us honour Harry Mercer - Smith's service by contributing information, stories, and images so that they can be preserved for future generations.

Biography contributed by Geoffrey Gillon

He was 22 and the son of Sydney and Amy Mercer Smith, of "Camoola," Gladstone Rd., South Brisbane, Oueensland.

Biography contributed by Robert Kearney

Enlisted and served as SMITH, Harry Mercer true name MERCER-SMITH, Harry.

Parents: Sydney and Amy MERCER-SMITH, South Brisbane