Dan Smith (c.1889-1917)
Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922
The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:
- SMITH, DAN.Private. No 37557. 20th Battalion Durham Light Infantry. Born Linthwaite. Son of David and Harriet Smith, 61 Hoyle House Fold, Linthwaite. Husband of Jane Smith, 25 Causeway Side, Linthwaite. Employed as a weaver by Messrs John Crowther and Sons, Milnsbridge. Was a member of the Linthwaite Cricket and Bowling Club. Enlisted 27.7.1916. Embarked for France 8.12.1916. Killed in action, 9.4.1917, 27 years. Buried TIGRIS LANE CEMETERY, WANCOURT. Grave location:- Plot 1, Row D, Grave 7.
- ROH:- Linthwaite War Memorial.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private SMITH
- regiment: Durham Light Infantry
- died: Monday, April 9, 1917
- age: 27 years
- record ID: 301420
- Commonwealth War Graves Commission (ID #301420)
- Imperial War Museums: Lives of the First World War (ID #4090086)