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Son of John and Elizabeth Smith, of Ilkeston Rd. School House, Douglas Rd., Nottingham (CWGC).
Member of 2nd Nottingham Company Boys' Brigade (Dakeyne Street Lads' Club).
13 Oct 1915
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1769191 - CWGC Website
2087
Private
1/7th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
Enlisted in the TF on 11 May 1914, the same day as his friend, Ernest Carter, another 'Dako Boy'. They were both killed in the attack on the Hohenzollern Redoubt on 13 October, serving in the same Robin Hood Battalion, and both are commemorated on the Loos Memorial
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