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Lewisham Kent
He was the husband of Selina Smith and the father of Dorothy, Kate and Joseph Smith of 34 Oxford Street Highbury Vale Bulwell Nottingham.
He was a wagon builder.
12 May 1917
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York and Lancaster Regiment
7th Bn Walter Smith had served previously with York & Lancaster Regiment originally enlisting 28/8/1902. He attested for Great War service 5/9/1914. He collapsed in France and was pronounced dead at 37 CCS. A post mortem carried out by 20 Mobile Laboratory found he had died of acute heart failure as a result of endocarditis.
Avesnes-Le-Comte Communal Cemetery Extension On 17/12/1917 Selina Smith was awarded a weekly pension of 26/3d for herself and three children.
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