Herbert E. Smith (c.1890-1917)

An ongoing project to commemorate and research the lives of those who appear on war memorials and rolls of honour in the local area, who served in the military, or whose deaths were linked to conflict.

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, HERBERT E. Private. No 31449. 10th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Sheepridge, Huddersfield. Second son of Mrs Smith, 30 Fenay Row, Sheepridge. Employed by Messrs J. Hopkinson and Company Limited, Birkby. Killed in action, 20.9.1917, during the Battle of Passchendaele. He was 27 years of age. Has no known grave. Commemorated TYNE COT MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- Christ Church, Woodhouse Hill.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission