George Smith

George Smith

Birth 28 October 1894 Death 26th Oct 1917 R.N. Div.,R.N.V.R
Service #K.P/702.

Personal Details

GRO Ref KP/702
Place of Birth Cleator Moor
Residence at Enlistment East Stob House, Lily Pit Cottages, Nr. Dipton, Durham
Residence (Roll of Honour) Moor Row, Cumberland
Residence 1911 Census 61. Leconfield Street, Cleator, Cumberland, England
School(s) Attended
Religion/Church Attended
Organisation Membership
Employment/Trade Miner
Place of Work
Family (Parents and Grandparents) late Edmund George & Elizabeth Ann Smith
Siblings Miss A Smith , 33, Dorothy St., Askew Road, Gateshead
Wife's Name and Maiden Name
Remarriage of Widow
Children's Christian Name(s)
Family Connection to Roll of Honour


The 1914 Star
The 1914 Star
The Victory Medal
The Victory Medal
The British War Medal, 1914-18
The British War Medal, 1914-18

Military Details

Regiment at Enlistment R.N. Div.,R.N.V.R
Battalion at Enlistment Anson
Rank at Enlistment
Naval Vessels Served
Service Number at Enlistment KP/702
Date of Enlistment 1/6/1914
Place of Enlistment
Other Regiment Duke of Wellington (W.Yorks) Regt
Other Battalion
Other Rank
Date of Transfer to other Regiment
Service Facts ex-Private Durham Light Infantry, enlisted 1/9/14 & transferred to RNVR at Crystal Palace 10/9/14 ; Anson Battalion B/255 3/11/14-26/11/16 to UK Leave, rejoined Anson Battalion from Leave 8/12/16-26/10/17
Battalion Diary or Nautical Facts

Death and Memorial Details

Age at Death 22
Date of Death 26th Oct 1917
Regiment at Death R.N. Div.,R.N.V.R
Battalion/Vessel at Death Anson
Rank at Death Able Seaman
Circumstances of Death Killed in Action
Service Number at Death K.P/702.
Field of Action at Death Flanders
Place of Death Ypres
Battle at Death Battle of Paschendale
Grave/Memorial Image No image.
Location of Grave/Memorial TYNE COT MEMORIAL
Grave Position Panel 2 to 3 and 162 to 162A.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Link,-george/
Grave/Memorial Country Belgium
Private Memorial St Johns Church War Memorial ( Listed as C Smith )


Notes Next-of-Kin: Father, Edwin George, 61 Leconfield St., Clator Moor, Cumberland, father later deceased

Next-of-Kin now: Sister, Miss A. Smith, 33 Dorothy St., Askew Rd., Gateshead
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