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.

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


Contributed By: Andy Pepper

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