1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Richard George Smith

Contributed by: Richard A Symes, on 2008-11-11

Richard George Smith
First Name Richard George
Surname Smith
Year of Birth 1887
Year of Death 1918
Regiment Royal Berkshire Regiment
Place of Wartime Residence Swyre, Dorset

Richard George's Story

Richard George Smith service number 50676 severed in the 2nd

battalion Royal Berkshire Regiment in France and Flanders. Richard died as a prisoner of war in Cassel Germany on 8th September 1918, his body lies in grave reference VIII. J. 15 in the Niederzwehren Cemetary Germany. Richard was my Great Uncle, the brother of my maternal Grandfather

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