Tom Smith (c.1892-1917)

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, TOM. Lance Corporal. No 201862. 4th Battalion Seaforth Highlanders. Born Linthwaite. Son of Mr and Mrs Allen Smith, Rodney Place, Royds Avenue, Linthwaite. Was a playing member of the Linthwaite Cricket Club. Attended the Wesleyan Sunday School. Killed in action during the Battle of Passchendaele on 20.9.1917. Has no known grave. Commemorated TYNE COT MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- Linthwaite War Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission