Hyde War Memorial Trust

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Private 19871 James SMITH of 2nd Bn., King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry

Killed in Action Saturday 1st July 1916, France , age 30

Of:6 Mary Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Born:1886, Hyde, Cheshire
Parents:Lucy Smith and William Smith of 6 Mary Street, Hyde, Cheshire
Marital status:Single
Occupation:Finisher, Fur Works
He enlisted in:Hyde, Cheshire
Remembered on:Thiepval Memorial Somme, France,   Pier and Face 11 C and 12 A
Link with Hyde:Born in Hyde


In fond remembrance of our loving son Pte. James Smith, King's own Yorkshire Light Infantry.
From the family, 6, Mary Street, Hyde.
Message of Remembrance, written for Werneth Low Cenotaph Unveiling June 25th 1921