We remember Issy Smith

We remember Issy Smith

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Timeline

Timeline

1881
sibling Maurice Smith Source:8864118 1881
1886
birth Alexandria Egypt Source:8861049 18th September 1886
1904
location 57 Mazeppa Street, Bury New road, Strangeways, Manchester United Kingdom their own address Source:8778630 20th April 1904
1904
service British Army Private 9946 Manchester Regiment Source:8778630 21st April 1904 - 2nd September 1904
1904
dates Age 18 Source:8532032 2nd September 1904
1906
service British Army Private 381 Manchester Regiment 1st Battalion Source:8532032 29th October 1906 - 11th October 1912
1911
location Kamptee Barracks, Hagpur India military residence address Source:8776934 1st April 1911
1911
dates Age 23 Source:8776934 2nd April 1911
1911
service British Army Private 318 Manchester Regiment 1st Battalion Source:8776934 2nd April 1911
1912
service British Army Private 381 Manchester Regiment Source:8532032 12th October 1912 - 15th October 1912
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:4111918 23rd February 1915
1915
awards Victoria Cross (VC) British Award/Decoration Source:6647220 26th April 1915
1918
service British Army Sergeant Manchester Regiment Source:8861039 1918
1924
children Olive Smith Source:8778662 1924
1932
children Maurice Smith Source:8778662 1932
1940
dates Age 52 Source:8776933 11th September 1940
service British Army Serjeant WR/303001 Royal Engineers Source:4111918
service British Army Acting Corporal 168 Manchester Regiment Source:4111918
marriage Elsie Smith Source:8861039
education Berner Street School Whitechapel London United Kingdom Source:8864118
service British Army Serjeant 271171 Royal Engineers Source:4111918
1940
death Not War Related Coronary thrombosis Moonee Ponds, Victoria Australia Source:6647220 Source:8776933 11th September 1940

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Issy
Initials I
Last Name Smith
Source 6647220
First Names Issy
Initials I
Last Name Smith,
Source 8532030
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
57 Mazeppa Street, Bury New road, Strangeways, Manchester United Kingdom their own address known 20th April 1904
Kamptee Barracks, Hagpur India military residence address known 1st April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 168 Manchester Regiment Acting Corporal
British Army WR/303001 Royal Engineers Serjeant
British Army 271171 Royal Engineers Serjeant
British Army 318 Manchester Regiment 1st Battalion Private
British Army 381 Manchester Regiment Private
British Army 381 Manchester Regiment 1st Battalion Private
British Army 9946 Manchester Regiment Private
British Army Manchester Regiment Sergeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
VC British Award/Decoration
Victoria Cross (VC) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Olive Smith daughter 1924
Maurice Smith son 1932
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Eva Shmeilowitz mother
Moses Shmeilowitz father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Maurice Smith brother 1881
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elsie Smith wife

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Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Victoria Cross Recipients 1854-2006 Transcription Trevor321
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Trevor321
Victoria Deaths 1836-1985 Transcription Keith1947
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith1947
British Jewry Book of Honour, 1914-1920 Transcription Keith1947

External Evidence

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East End Soldiers of WW1 Jo6
Two Ypres VC heroes honoured with paving stones in East End Keith1947
British Army Service Records 1760-1915 - Militia Keith1947
VCs of the First World War: Western Front 1915 Keith1947
History of the Manchester Regiment Jonathan101862
SUPPLEMENT TO THE LONDON GAZETTE, 23 AUGUST, 1915. Jonathan101862
Issy Smith VC Jonathan101862
Victoria Cross - SGT Issy Smith Full Story Jonathan101862
Issy Smith Jonathan101862
Smith, Issy Jonathan101862
A COLLECTION OF MEDALS TO THE MANCHESTER REGIMENT Jonathan101862
Issy Smith V.C Manchester Regiment Jonathan101862
Two Ypres VC heroes in First World War honoured with paving stones in East End Jonathan101862

Multimedia

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Issy Smith VC Trevor321

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