We remember Charles Henry Smith

We remember Charles Henry Smith

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Timeline

Timeline

1896
birth South Shields, Durham United Kingdom Source:6983556 1896
1899
sibling George Smith Source:6983563 1899
1901
dates Age 4 Source:6983563 April 1901
1901
location Wawn Street, South Shields, Durham United Kingdom parents address Source:6983563 April 1901
1901
sibling Margaret Smith Source:6983563 1901
1914
employment Miner Coal Mine South Shields, Durham, England United Kingdom Source:6193097 September 1914
1914
location South Shields, Durham, England United Kingdom parents address Source:6193097 September 1914
1915
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:6193081 11th September 1915
1916
service British Army Private 14765 Durham Light Infantry Source:6193079 February 1916
1916
dates Age 19 Source:6193089 21st February 1916
1921
events Roll of Honour Website War Memorial South Shields United Kingdom Source:6987518 16th April 1921
events Roll of Honour Website War Memorial South Shields United Kingdom Source:6987517
service British Army Private 14765 Durham Light Infantry 14th Battalion Source:6983557
2014
events Every Name A Story Website War Memorial South Shields United Kingdom Source:6987514 2014
1916
death Died of wounds Place unknown France Source:7008639 Source:6193079 21st February 1916
burial Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Position of grave Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery Poperingla, Belgium. Belgium Source:7008639 Source:6193089

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Charles Henry
Initials CH
Last Name Smith
Source 6193079
First Names Henry
Initials H
Source 6983563
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
South Shields, Durham, England United Kingdom parents address known September 1914
Wawn Street, South Shields, Durham United Kingdom parents address known April 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 14765 Durham Light Infantry Private
British Army 14765 Durham Light Infantry 14th Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Helen Smith mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Margaret Smith sister 1901
George Smith brother 1899
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Grey Brown
DateHeightSource
1914-09 5'11"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-09 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Communities

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Pamela28560
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Pamela28560
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Pamela28560
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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Every Name A Story Content - Charles Henry William Smith Pamela28560
Cross 1914-18 St.Hilda's and St Thomas churchyard Pamela28560
Plaque Miners 1914-18 St.Hilda's Miners Hall Pamela28560

Multimedia

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Headshot of Charles Henry William Smith Pamela28560
Notification of Death Pamela28560
Rolls Medal Card Pamela28560
Director of Graves Registration & Enquiries Pamela28560
Headstone Pamela28560
Description from Army Record Pamela28560
Attestation of C H Smith Pamela28560

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