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Private Samuel Smith
South Staffordshire Regiment
Date of death: 05/12/1917 (aged 20)
Cemetery: ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY
Son of Isaac and Hannah Smith, of Siviters Lane, Rowley Regis, Blackheath, Birmingham.
Date of death: 28/10/1918 (aged 24)
Cemetery: COLOGNE SOUTHERN CEMETERY
Son of Alex and Clara Smith, of 92, Sylvan St., Pool Rd., Leicester.