Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Australian Army Crest

Lionel SCHMITZERAge: 23 years18951918

Name
Lionel SCHMITZER
Given names
Lionel
Surname
SCHMITZER

Jack Edward SMITH

Name
Jack Edward SMITH
Given names
Jack Edward
Surname
SMITH
Birth about 1895 36 27
Citation details: 27379/1895 SCHMITZER LIONEL FREDERICK NORAH TAREE
Birth of a brotherTimothy Owen SCHMITZER
about 1897 (Age 2 years)
Citation details: 35863/1897 SCHMITZER TIMOTHY O FREDERICK NORAH TAREE
Death of a paternal grandfatherGeorge Joseph SCHMITZER
November 22, 1897 (Age 2 years)
Address: Parramatta Hospital
Cause: Chronic brain disease and cerebral effusion
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1093
Citation details: 13133/1897 SCHMITZER GEORGE J UNKNOWN UNKNOWN PARRAMATTA
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: 4 August 2010
Text:

In part:

"His Death Cert. cites cause of death: Chronic Brain Disease and Cerebral Effusion."

Birth of a brotherJohn SCHMITZER
February 9, 1900 (Age 5 years)
Citation details: 17031/1900 SCHMITZER JOHN FREDERICK MORA TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a maternal grandfatherThomas FARRELL
August 21, 1900 (Age 5 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1099
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 10703/1900 FARRELL THOMAS JOHN BRIDGET TAREE
Birth of a sisterGrace Lorna SCHMITZER
about 1902 (Age 7 years)
Citation details: 17013/1902 SCHMITZER GRACE L FREDERICK NORA TAREE
Death of a paternal grandmotherCatherina Louisa FREY
January 8, 1903 (Age 8 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1093
Citation details: 3881/1903 SCHMITZER CATHERINE L 69 YRS OXLEY TAREE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Birth of a brotherSylvester Norman SCHMITZER
about 1905 (Age 10 years)
Citation details: 38184/1905 SCHMITZER SYLVESTER N FREDERICK HONORA TAREE
Birth of a brotherClarence Roy “Clarrie” SCHMITZER
about 1905 (Age 10 years)
Citation details: SCHMITZER CLARENCE P 38185/1905 FREDERICK HONORA TAREE
Military
No. 4311
October 9, 1915 (Age 20 years)
Note: Served under the name of Jack Edward SMITH in Egypt and France
Death of a brotherThomas James SCHMITZER
February 26, 1917 (Age 22 years)
Cause: Killed in action
Note: Whilst serving as a Company Sergeant Major of the AIF.
Death November 5, 1918 (Age 23 years)
Address: Graylingwell War Hospital
Cause of death: Wounds received in action
Note: Received multiple gun shot wounds to head, hand, buttock and legs in Rouen, France, with right leg being amputated.
Memorial after 1918 ( after death)
Address: Row 21
Cemetery: Oxley Island General
Schmitzer - Thomas James and Lionel
Schmitzer - Thomas James and Lionel

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Schmitzer family grave
Schmitzer family grave

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Burial
Address: Cemetery/memorial reference: 134. 80
Cemetery: Chichester
Schmitzer - Lionel - Memorial Certificate
Schmitzer - Lionel - Memorial Certificate

Note: Downloaded from the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: July 18, 1888Cundletown, , New South Wales, Australia
17 months
elder sister
Catherine Elizabeth SCHMITZER
Birth: about 1889 30 21Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 27, 1919Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder brother
Frederick Clement SCHMITZER
Birth: about 1891 32 23Mitchells Island, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1975New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder brother
Australian Army CrestThomas James SCHMITZER
Birth: about 1893 34 25Croki, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 26, 1917France
3 years
himself
Australian Army CrestLionel SCHMITZER
Birth: about 1895 36 27Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 5, 1918Chichester, Sussex, England, United Kingdom
3 years
younger brother
Timothy Owen SCHMITZER
Birth: about 1897 38 29Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1961Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
Grace Lorna SCHMITZER
Birth: about 1902 43 34Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 10, 1964Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
4 years
younger brother
Sylvester Norman SCHMITZER
Birth: about 1905 46 37Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1977New South Wales, Australia
1 year
younger brother
Clarence Roy “Clarrie” SCHMITZER
Birth: about 1905 46 37Taree, , New South Wales, Australia
Death: September 2, 1960Port Macquarie, , New South Wales, Australia

BirthS - Births Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 27379/1895 SCHMITZER LIONEL FREDERICK NORAH TAREE
MilitaryService Record - Smith - Jack Edward
DeathMemorial - Schmitzer - Thomas James and Lionel
DeathService Record - Smith - Jack Edward
MemorialAustralian Cemeteries Index
BurialCommonwealth War Graves Commission