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Mark SMOOTHY

Regimental number2936
Place of birthBoosey, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressCobram, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Martin Smoothy, Cobram, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date6 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 6
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/14/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
FateKilled in Action 13 June 1918
Place of death or woundingSailly-le-Sec, Somme Sector, France
Age at death26
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Plot III, Row F, Grave No. 9), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
173
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Martin and Bridget SMOOTHY, Oaklands, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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