Born: 1896, St. Matthew’s, Ipswich.
Died: 31st May 1921; age 24.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 235113
Regiment: Lincolnshire Regiment, 8th Battalion.
Formerly 7034, Hertfordshire Regiment.
Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.
Ipswich Old Cemetery,
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Alexander Albert & Charlotte Smith, of 1, Cumberland Street, Ipswich.
1901 29, Cumberland Street, Ipswich.
Edward was 4 years old and living with his parents.
Alexander Albert Smith, 30, a General Draper & dealer – employer, born Ipswich.
Charlotte Smith (nee Spindler), born Aldringham Thorpe Leiston, Suffolk.
1911 1, Cumberland Street, Ipswich.
Edward was 14 years old and living with his parents, brother & paternal aunt.
Alexander, 40, a Traveller in Drapery – own account.
Fred Smith, 5, born St. Matthew’s, Ipswich.
Mary Ann Smith, 45, Assistant Housekeeper – at home, born Haughley, Suffolk.