The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Private G A Smith


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Private George Alfred SMITH, L/7655, 1st Battalion, Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment, died of wounds, Flanders France, 6th October 1917, age 31.

Born Southfleet, Kent.

1910 September Quarter, Gravesend, Kent, George A Smith, married Ellen Baker.


1911 Census - 30 Wycliffe Road, Perry Street, Northfleet, Kent - Alfred George Smith, head, age 25, married, carman, contractor, worker, born Southfleet, Kent; Ellen Smith, wife, age 23, married 1 year, no children, born Northfleet, Kent.


Children - Constance Alice Smith, born 18th May 1911; Lottie Aliza Smith, born 20th May 1912; George Ernest Smith, born 6th April 1914.

Enlisted Maidstone, Kent. Resided 83 Darnley Road, Gravesend, Kent.

15th August 1914, posted BEF.

Widow, *Ellen Smith, of 3459, Whittier Avenue, Victoria, British Columbia. * born 20th November 1889.

Buried at Godewaersvelde British Cemetery, I. F. 38., France.


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