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.


Grave Reference:IMG_6717


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.

Charlotte, 44.

Fred Smith, 5, born St. Matthew’s, Ipswich.

Mary Ann Smith, 45, Assistant Housekeeper – at home, born Haughley, Suffolk.


 Lincolnshire Regiment, 8th Battalion




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