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Private 12311 Edward Smith

9th Battalion, Leicestershire Regiment
Killed in Action, Battle of Bazentine Ridge (Somme), France and Flanders, 14th July 1916, aged 21

  • Buried: Flatiron Copse Cemetery, Mametz, Somme, France. Grave XI.B.6
  • Awarded: 1915 Star, British War and Victory Medals
  • Son of and Christina Smith [now Bambury]
  • NNWFHS Memorial: Nuneaton WW1 Other Regiments

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  • Born c1895 at Atherstone
  • Lived at Walmley Road, Sutton Coldfield [1901]
  • Lived at Snow Hill, Chapel End, Atherstone [1911]
  • Employed as a Butcher[s] Assistant [1911]
  • Enlisted at 2 Sep 1914 Nuneaton. Arrived in France 29 Jul 1915

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