Frederick George Henry Smith

Name

Frederick George Henry Smith

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

29/04/1917
25

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Lance Corporal
19577
Bedfordshire Regiment
6th Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

ARRAS MEMORIAL
Bay 5.
France

UK Memorials

Memorial Plaque, St Lawrence Church, Bovingdon
Memorial Plaque, Memorial Hall, Bovingdon

Pre War

Born in 1892 in Kentish Town, London son of John Slyth and Lucy Smith and living in the Booy Public House, Tower Hill, Chipperfield in 1901 and Rose Cottage, High Street, Bovingdon in 1911. He was a farm labourer.

Wartime Service

Enlisted at Watford, entered France on 30 Oct 1915 and was killed in action near Vimy Ridge.

Additional Information

Frank Simmons was killed in the same battle.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox, Dick West