Frank Smith

Name

Frank Smith

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

24/04/1918
18

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
75926
Royal Fusiliers
2nd Bn., London Regiment

Awards

British War and Victory medals

Cemetery/Memorial

POZIERES MEMORIAL
Panel 19 - 21
France

UK Memorials

Holy Trinity Church Memorial, Weston
Not on the Stevenage memorials

Pre War

Born in 1900 in Stevenage, Herts to George and Kate Smith. 1911 Census; living with family in Fore Street, Weston, nr Stevenage, Herts, when he was a scholar. In 1901 the family were living in Walkern Road, Stevenage.

Wartime Service

Enlisted in Hitchin. Formerly TR/9/15025 Royal West Surrey Regiment, posted to 2/2nd London Regiment. Served in France and Flanders. Killed in the re-taking of Villers Bretonneux near Amiens.

Additional Information

Formerly Tr/9/15025, 51St R.W. Surrey Regt. War Gratuity of £6.10s awarded to father George.

Acknowledgments

Peter Handy, Brenda Palmer