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Nottingham
Born Second Quarter 1895 Nottingham He was the son of John H and Violet Smith. On 1901 Census he is living with his parents and sister Catherine at 1 Sneinton Square, Alfred Street North, Nottingham. His father was a railway shunter. On 1911 Census he is living with his widowed mother and sisters Catherine and Doris at 3 Sneinton Square. He is listed as assisting in a tailor's shop.
In 1911 he assisted in a tailor's shop.
05 Jan 1918
22
635284 - CWGC Website
612375
Gunner
2/1st Notts Bty Royal Horse Artillery
Enlisted June 1915 Joined 2nd/1st Nottinghamshire Battery Royal Horse Artillery (T.F) Possibly posted overseas with the Battery in June 1917, the battery arriving at Basra on 13 August 1917. He died on 5 Janary 1918 and was buried in Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery (Plot XVI Row J Grave 10).
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  • Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery, -