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05 Feb 1882
West Bridgford Nottingham
He was the son of Ambrose and Matilda Smith of Nottingham. He was the husband of Sarah Ann Smith of 7 Peel Street Stonehouse Plymouth.
15 Jul 1917
35
3044309 - CWGC Website
296005
Stoker 1st Class
Royal Navy
He enlisted 14/9/1900 for 12 years HMS Redbreast HMS Redbreast was a passenger/cargo ship requisitioned by the British Government during World War I, and used as a messenger ship and antisubmarine Q ship. She was torpedoed and sunk by UC-38 in the Aegean Sea on 15 July 1917 whilst on passage from Skyros to the Doro Channel. Forty two crew were killed. (Wikipedia)
Plymouth Naval Memorial
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