We remember Joseph Edward Smith

We remember Joseph Edward Smith

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Timeline

Timeline

1860
sibling Mary Ann Smith Source:7652739 September 1860
1863
sibling Emma Smith Source:7652739 1863
1866
sibling John Smith Source:7652739 1866
1870
sibling Allen Smith Source:7652739 December 1870
1875
sibling Ada Smith Source:7652739 1875
1877
sibling Herman Smith Source:7652739 1877
1879
birth Flockton, West Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:7652735 30th April 1879
1879
location Flockton Town, West Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:7652735 30th April 1879
1879
location Flockton Town, West Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:7652739 1879
1881
location Flockton Town, West Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:7652739 3rd April 1881
1881
dates Age 2 Source:7652741 4th April 1881
1891
location Moorhouse Fold, Flockton, West Yorkshire United Kingdom away from home address Source:7652744 4th April 1891
1891
dates Age 11 Source:7652741 5th April 1891
1891
location 44 Queen Street, Batley, West Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:7652741 5th April 1891
1899
location Talavera Barracks, Aldershot, Hampshire United Kingdom military residence address Source:7652758 9th September 1899
1899
marriage Ellen Mary Donnelly Source:7652758 9th September 1899
1899
service British Army Private West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own) 2nd Source:7654722 9th September 1899
1904
children Eileen Margaret Smith Source:7652751 9th October 1904
1906
children Celia Smith Source:7652751 25th April 1906
1907
children Eliza Smith Source:7652751 13th June 1907
1908
children Edward Smith Source:7652751 24th June 1908
1911
dates Age 31 Source:7652751 2nd April 1911
1911
location Norwood Road, Dalton, Rotherham, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address Source:7652751 2nd April 1911
1912
children Henry Smith Source:7652751 31st October 1912
1914
service British Army Private 15602 York and Lancaster Regiment Source:7654722 22nd September 1914 - 31st July 1916
1914
enlistment Sheffield, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:7421264 22nd September 1914
1916
service British Army Lance Corporal 15602 York and Lancaster Regiment Source:7654722 31st July 1916 - 10th September 1916
1916
service British Army Lance Corporal 43421 West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own) 10th Source:7654722 10th September 1916 - 25th December 1916
1916
death Killed in Action Killed in trenches around Lesboeufs, according to War diary Lesboeufs, Somme France Source:7421264 Source:7652792 25th December 1916
burial Thiepval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme Not known France Pier 2 Face D of the Thiepval Memorial - no known grave Source:4118483

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Joseph Edward
Initials JE
Last Name Smith
Source 4118483
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
44 Queen Street, Batley, West Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
Flockton Town, West Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 30th April 1879
Flockton Town, West Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address 1879
Flockton Town, West Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 3rd April 1881
Moorhouse Fold, Flockton, West Yorkshire United Kingdom away from home address known 4th April 1891
Norwood Road, Dalton, Rotherham, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address known 2nd April 1911
Talavera Barracks, Aldershot, Hampshire United Kingdom military residence address known 9th September 1899
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 15602 York and Lancaster Regiment Private
British Army 43421 West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own) 10th Lance Corporal
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own) 2nd Private
British Army 15602 York and Lancaster Regiment Lance Corporal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Eileen Margaret Smith daughter 9th October 1904
Celia Smith daughter 25th April 1906
Eliza Smith daughter 13th June 1907
Edward Smith son 24th June 1908
Henry Smith son 31st October 1912
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Eliza Smith formerly Heeley mother
George Smith father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Ann Smith sister September 1860
Emma Smith sister 1863
John Smith brother 1866
Allen Smith brother December 1870
Ada Smith sister 1875
Herman Smith brother 1877
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ellen Mary Donnelly wife 9th September 1899
Religion
DateReligionSource
1880-04-20 Other Non-conformist

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Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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Rootsweb WorldConnect database for Ian Cairns Ian57912
Ossett WW1 History ALAN71313

Multimedia

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1879 birth of Joseph Edward Smith Ian57912
1881 census entry for Joseph Edward Smith Ian57912
One of two duplicate entries for Joseph in 1891 Ian57912
1891 census - 2nd duplicate entry Ian57912
1911 census entry for Joseph Edward Smith Ian57912
Marriage certificate for Joseph Edward Smith Ian57912
1899 engagement photo of Joseph's fiancee, Ellen Ian57912
1916 - medal rolls index Ian57912
1880 baptism record for Joseph Edward Smith Ian57912
1916 death certificate for Joseph Edward Smith Ian57912
1919 remarriage of Joseph's widow Ellen Ian57912
1953 photo of Ellen Audsley (formerly Smith) Ian57912
1963 photo of Ellen Audsley Ian57912
1964 death certificate for Ellen Audsley Ian57912
Smith family group for 1914 embarkation Ian57912
1969 letter from MOD ARC - Joseph Edward Smith Ian57912
HMP Wakefield - prisoners over Dec 1907 - Jan 1908 Ian57912

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