Rifleman George Smith

London Regiment (Post Office Rifles)

Died: Friday 7 December 1917 (aged 21)

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Record:
SMITH, GEORGE
Additional information:
Son of John and Agnes Smith, of Perth.
Cemetery:
BOIS-GUILLAUME COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION
Cemetery/memorial reference:
B. 10B.
Country:
France

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Oral history

British private served with 1st Bn East Yorkshire Regt in Malaya and Germany, 1955-1956.
REEL 1: Aspects of period in GB, 1936-1954: family background, childhood and education in Leeds, Yorkshire; sporting activities; left school age 15; employment as motorcycle mechanic and gas engineer; attitude to National Service; called up and posted to Imphal Barracks, Fulford, York, 5/Aug/1954. …

Oral history

British seaman served as butcher aboard HMS Bullen in US and Caribbean, 1943; served on contraband control duties at HMS Benbow, Trinidad, 1944-1945
REEL 1 Recollections of background in Hanley, Stoke on Trent, 1926-1942: social circumstances, education; part-time jobs working for 'Sentinel' newspaper; work as butcher; Boy Scouts activities; reactions to outbreak of war, 3/9/1939; training with Sea Cadets and interest in Royal navy; duties as …

Oral history

British NCO served with C Troop, 426 Bty, 107th Regt, Royal Artillery in GB, Palestine and North Africa, 1939-1941; served as officer with B Troop, 520 Bty, 107th Regt, RA in North Africa, 1942; POW in North Africa, Italy and Germany, 1942-1945
REEL 1 Recollections of background in Sutton in Ashfield and Nottingham area, 1918-1939: education at Nottingham High School; nature of training with Officers' Training Corps including field exercises at Ramsdale Park, joining band, annual summer camps, role as corporal and passing Certificate A; …

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American seaman served with 3rd Fleet, US Navy in Pacific, 1944-1945
REEL 1 Recollections of operations as seaman with 3rd Fleet, US Navy in Pacific, 1944-1945: life at sea; Japanese attacks on US aircraft carriers; use of radar to shoot down Japanese aircraft off Saipan, 1944; reaction of crew to shooting down first Japanese aircraft; fleet protection; work on …

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Name recorded:
Smith, George
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All Saints Church - WW1 Shrine (WMR 1849)
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Bedford, Bedfordshire
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Smith, George
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St. Stephen's Church - WW1 Board (WMR 27947)
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Sheffield, South Yorkshire
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Smith, George
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St. James' Church (WMR 34928)
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Grimsby, Humberside
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Smith, George
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Caerleon Parish - WW2 (WMR 3651)
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Caerleon, Gwent
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Smith, George
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Christ Church - Plaque And Bells WW1 (WMR 47576)
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Brampton, South Yorkshire
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Smith, George
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Redruth Anglican Church Congregation (WMR 52576)
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Redruth, Cornwall
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Smith, George
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Clungunford (WMR 13792)
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Clungunford, Shropshire
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Smith, George
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St Pauls Church Window WW1 (WMR 42039)
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Waterhouses, Durham
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Smith, George
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Wilson Bros Bobbin Co Ltd (lost) (WMR 21340)
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Smith, George
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St John The Baptist Church Roll Of Honour (WMR 22412)
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Mount Bures, Essex
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Smith, George
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Campsall Norton And Sutton WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 28090)
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Campsall, South Yorkshire
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Smith, George
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Holy Trinity Church 1914 - 1915 (WMR 52923)
Location:
Thorpe Hesley, South Yorkshire
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Smith, George
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Glooston - WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 67981)
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Glooston, Leicestershire
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Smith, George
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Heptonstall Wesleyan Church And Sunday School (WMR 2850)
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Heptonstall, West Yorkshire
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Smith, George
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St James The Great Church WW1 (WMR 49566)
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Dursley, Gloucestershire
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Smith, George
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Christchurch Methodist Church (WMR 26834)
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Reddish, Greater Manchester
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Smith, George
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Bramley Street Mission Church WW1 Memorial Board (WMR 28766)
Location:
Little Horton Green, West Yorkshire
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Smith, George
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The Buffs (East Kent) Regiment -First World War Book Of Remembrance (WMR 40979)
Location:
Canterbury, Kent
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Smith, George
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Denholme Congregational Church (WMR 28965)
Location:
Denholme, West Yorkshire
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Smith, George
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Walsham Le Willows Roll Of Honour (WMR 4876)
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Walsham Le Willows, Suffolk
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Smith, George
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Willingham Roll of Honour WW1 and WW2 (WMR 73691)
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Willingham, Cambridgeshire
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Smith, George
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John Player And Sons - WW2 (WMR 27332)
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
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Smith, George
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Alnwick Parish WW1 Book Of Remembrance (WMR 33397)
Location:
Alnwick, Northumberland
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Smith, George
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St James Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 15186)
Location:
Bootle, Merseyside
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Smith, George
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George Smith (WMR 72584)
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Barnsley, South Yorkshire
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Smith, George
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Hamsterley Colliery Roll of Honour (WMR 71338)
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Hamsterley Colliery, Durham
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Smith, George
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Urmston Methodist Church (WMR 66280)
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Urmston, Greater Manchester
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Smith, George
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St Mary in Charnwood - WW1 (WMR 67926)
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Nanpantan, Leicestershire
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Smith, George
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Denholme Congregational Church (WMR 28965)
Location:
Denholme, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Smith, George
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Victoria Park Congregational Church WW1 (WMR 18195)
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Bethnal Green, Greater London
Name recorded:
Smith, George
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St Marks Church WW1 (WMR 45356)
Location:
Newtown, Greater Manchester
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Smith, George
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Moreton Corbet WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 13817)
Location:
Moreton Corbet, Shropshire
Name recorded:
Smith, George
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St. Mary's Memorial Chapel (WMR 37459)
Location:
Rushden, Northamptonshire
Name recorded:
Smith, George
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Great Bradley - Roll Of Honour (WMR 5101)
Location:
Great Bradley, Suffolk
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Smith, George
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Heaton Presbyterians - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 34538)
Location:
Heaton, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Smith, George
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Willingham Roll of Honour WW1 and WW2 (WMR 73691)
Location:
Willingham, Cambridgeshire
Name recorded:
Smith, George
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St Nicholas Church WW1- Lychgate (WMR 3824)
Location:
Norton, Hertfordshire
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Smith, George
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Holy Trinity Church (WMR 39071)
Location:
Hoxton, Greater London
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Smith, George
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St Hildeburgh (WMR 49702)
Location:
Hoylake, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Smith, George
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Normanby Methodists - WW1 (WMR 30756)
Location:
Normanby, Cleveland
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Smith, George
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St Georges Church - WW1 And WW2 (WMR 51171)
Location:
York, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Smith, George
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Kildwick (WMR 29645)
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Kildwick, North Yorkshire
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Smith, George
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Tafarnaubach And Princetown - WW1 (WMR 3610)
Location:
Tafarnaubach, Gwent
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Smith, George
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St Georges Church WW1 (WMR 45430)
Location:
Wigan, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Smith, George
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St Lukes Church First World War (WMR 2516)
Location:
Hoylake, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Smith, George
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Redruth Anglican Church Congregation (WMR 52576)
Location:
Redruth, Cornwall
Name recorded:
Smith, George
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St. Bartholomew's Church - Roll Of Honour (WMR 1447)
Location:
Old Whittington, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Smith, George
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Snape Methodist Church WW1 (WMR 72182)
Location:
Snape, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Smith, George
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Basford St Leodegarius (WMR 27334)
Location:
Old Basford, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Smith, George
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All Saints Church - WW1 (WMR 55984)
Location:
Micklehurst, Greater Manchester