Richard Smith

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 200054
  • Rank: Company Sergeant Major
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Black Watch
  • Unit/Ship: 'C' Company, 4th/5th Battalion
  • Place of Death: Belgium
  • Age at Death: 31
  • Date of Death: 26/09/1917
  • Burial Country: Belgium
  • Cemetery: Tyne Cot Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 94 to 96.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Edinburgh
  • Address: 46 Hillbank Road, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:
  • Father:
  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Jane Smith, 46 Hillbank Rd, Dundee

  • Children:

    James, born -7.06.1907, Elizabeth, born 04.09.1909, Mary, born 17.07.1911 & Richard, born 04.11.1913

More about Richard Smith

Richard has no known grave but is remembered on the Tyne Cot Memorial.

Richard Smith   200054   Black Watch

SMITH—Killed in action, September 26th, Coy.-Sergeant-Major, Richard Smith, (200054), Black Watch, R.H., aged 31 years, beloved husband of Jane Galloway, 46 Hillbank.

Dundee Peoples Journal 27th September 1917

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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