Able Seaman George Edwin Smith

Royal Navy, HMS Hampshire,

Died: Monday 5 June 1916 (aged 24)

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Record:
SMITH, GEORGE EDWIN
Additional information:
Son of Thomas and Cicely Smith, of 40, Spencer St., Chesterfield.
Cemetery:
PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
13.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Smith, George E
Memorial:
Westoe Secondary School WW1 (WMR 70825)
Location:
Harton, South Shields, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Smith, George E
Memorial:
Redruth Anglican Church Congregation (WMR 52576)
Location:
Redruth, Cornwall
Name recorded:
Smith, George E
Memorial:
St Bartholomews Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 42466)
Location:
Colne, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Smith, George E
Memorial:
North Luffenham (WMR 50906)
Location:
North Luffenham, Leicestershire
Name recorded:
Smith, George E
Memorial:
University of Glasgow War Memorial Chapel (WMR 23068)
Location:
Glasgow, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Smith, George E
Memorial:
Bishop Latimer Church WW1 (WMR 43368)
Location:
Winson Green, West Midlands
Name recorded:
Smith, George E
Memorial:
Cramond Parishioners (WMR 8745)
Location:
Cramond, Lothian
Name recorded:
Smith, George E
Memorial:
London Joint City And Midland Bank - WW1 (WMR 1620)
Location:
Canary Wharf, Greater London
Name recorded:
Smith, George E
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Blackhall (WMR 88828)
Location:
Blackhall, Lothian
Name recorded:
Smith, George E
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Blackburn - WW1 Book Of Remembrance (WMR 62473)
Location:
Blackburn, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Smith, George E
Memorial:
Midland Bank (WMR 84224)
Location:
Birmingham, West Midlands
Name recorded:
Smith, G E
Memorial:
Gedney Hill And District Memorial Hall (WMR 20442)
Location:
Gedney Hill, Lincolnshire
Name recorded:
Smith, G E
Memorial:
Allesley Parish Board And Window (WMR 38581)
Location:
Allesley, West Midlands
Name recorded:
Smith, G E
Memorial:
Wellingborough School Chancel WW1 (WMR 37463)
Location:
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Name recorded:
Smith, G E
Memorial:
Rock Ferry - WW1 (WMR 2521)
Location:
Rock Ferry, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Smith, G E
Memorial:
Old Tenisonians - WW1 (WMR 761)
Location:
Croydon, Greater London
Name recorded:
Smith, G E
Memorial:
Grundisburgh - WW1 And WW2 Cenotaph (WMR 5326)
Location:
Grundisburgh, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Smith, G E
Memorial:
St Peters Church Screen (WMR 16690)
Location:
Slinfold, West Sussex
Name recorded:
Smith, G E
Memorial:
Port Sunlight And Lever Brothers Ltd Employees (WMR 1278)
Location:
Port Sunlight, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Smith, G E
Memorial:
Mann Crossman And Paulin Brewery (WMR 53275)
Location:
Whitechapel, Greater London
Name recorded:
Smith, G E
Memorial:
Worksop (WMR 27142)
Location:
Worksop, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Smith, G E
Memorial:
Dagenham Parish WW1 (WMR 38918)
Location:
Dagenham, Greater London
Name recorded:
Smith, G E
Memorial:
Dunkirk Village (WMR 28232)
Location:
Dunkirk, Kent
Name recorded:
Smith, G E
Memorial:
North Mymms Cross -WW1 and WW2 (WMR 1162)
Location:
North Mymms, Hertfordshire
Name recorded:
Smith, G E
Memorial:
Hillhead High School (WMR 76776)
Location:
Glasgow, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Smith, G E
Memorial:
Spennymoor (WMR 4)
Location:
Spennymoor, Durham
Name recorded:
Smith, G E
Memorial:
Archbishop Tenisons School WW1 and WW2 (WMR 760)
Location:
Croydon, Greater London
Name recorded:
Smith, G E
Memorial:
Barton Hill School Old Boys WW1 (WMR 46223)
Location:
Barton Hill, Avon
Name recorded:
Smith, G E
Memorial:
Royal Northern Hospital (WMR 12057)
Location:
Holloway, Greater London

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Name:
Second Lieutenant G M Smith
Context:
other
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Cheshire Regiment (page 165)
Name:
Private Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 15 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (page 78)
Name:
Sergeant Smith
Context:
combat
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 15 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (page 73)
Name:
Sergeant Smith
Context:
other
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 15 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (page 82)
Name:
Private Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 15 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (page 74)
Name:
Sergeant Smith
Context:
other
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 15 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (page 72)
Name:
Sergeant Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 15 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (page 79)
Name:
Sergeant Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 15 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (page 73)
Name:
Private Smith
Context:
other
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 15 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (page 78)
Name:
Private Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 15 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (page 73)