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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 Died in Baghdad 5th January 1918
Buried in Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery Plot XVI Row J Grave 10
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  • Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery, -