Lt. Edward John Harry Smith, Suffolk


1887 Jun 5. Born Risbridge , Suffolk. Eddie John H Smith

1891 census at Culverton Farm House, Folley Road, Hundon

1891 census at Culverton Farm, Hundon

1911 census at Gooches Pentlow Cavendish Suffolk

1911 Apr/Jun Married Edith Mary Ann Cardy in Risbridge, Suffolk (they had a son who died as a Sgt Gunner in WW2)

1917 Oct 31. Edward John Smith was commissioned 2nd Lt in Suffolk Regiment 31 Oct 1917

1919 May 12. Special HH Appointment as Railway Traffic Controller.

1919 Set 20. Relinquishes the Special Appointment.

1921 Jun 8. Accepted in England. Joined ADRIC with service no 2039. Posted to M Coy.

1922 Jan. Appears to have served till demobilisation of ADRIC

1927 Apr/Jun . Died Blything, Suffolk