Smyth, James

War Service:
Private G/1084 JAMES SMYTH of 2nd battalion Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) died on 6 April 1920. He enlisted in September 1914 at the age of 30. He served with the Indian Expeditionary Force from 10 December 1915 until he was wounded on 5 June 1916. After spending some time in India he returned to England on 8 June 1918. He was invalided out of the army in 1919.

Location of Memorial:
He is buried in Brockley cemetery, where his name is recorded on the screen wall listing those whose graves have no headstone.

Details:
He was the son of Thomas and Phoebe Smyth, of 50, Hyde St., Deptford. When he enlisted he gave his occupation as labourer.

Source:

Contributed By: Andy Pepper

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