Oliver Lewis Smith

Name

Oliver Lewis Smith

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

31/07/1917
36

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
266105
Hertfordshire Regiment

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Panel 54 and 56.
Belgium

UK Memorials

Hertford Town Memorial
All Saints Church Memorial, Hertford

Pre War

Born in 1881 in Kentish Town, London son of John William and Lucy Smith and was living in the Boot Public House, Tower Hill, Chipperfield in 1901. He married Alma Rose Wright in 1905 and they lived in 16 Riverside, Folly, Hertord and had three children in 1911.

Wartime Service

Enlisted at Hertford and was killed in action at Passchendaele during the Battle of Pilkem Ridge.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox