GEORGE SMITH 1878-?
Born 1878 in Radcliffe on Trent, according to the 1911 census and his attestation papers in 1914. Unable to find him on the birth register for Radcliffe.
Unable to find him in any census prior to 1911
Age 35, an unemployed groom, boarding with Herbert Thomas Duncombe and family at 9 Church Square, Market Harborough, Leicestershire.
Service Number: RTS 2075
Military Unit: Royal Army Service Corps Remounts Squadron II
Theatre of War: France and Flanders, date of entry 24.9.14
Attested 22nd September 1914 in Melton Mowbray
Age 35years 305 days; born in Radcliffe on Trent; Strapper RTS 2075 Remounts Squadron II; height 5ft 4½ ins; weight 160 lbs; chest 36½ ins; complexion fresh; eyes blue; hair grey; religion Wesleyan; trade: groom; no address or next of kin given; states that he has lived at Smeaton, Leicestershire
23.9.14: Joined at Woolwich
24.9.14: Expeditionary Force France; no. 2 Base, Remounts, Havre
Granted leave from 20.2.16 to 28.2.16
22.9.16: Granted 1st Good Conduct badge
Leave 8.8.17 to 18.8.17
31.8.18–14.9.18: Leave (15 days R.A.)
15.9.18–17.4.19: Expeditionary Force France
18.5.19: Demobilised: Remount depot No.1 Harrowby; medical category BII
Address on demobilisation: The Farm, Main Road, Radcliffe on Trent
Military character: very good
Home address: The Farm, Main Road, Radcliffe on Trent
Medals Awarded: British War and Victory; 1914 Star
Reasons for inclusion on the Radcliffe on Trent Roll of Honour
Born in Radcliffe on Trent and lived in Radcliffe in 1919 when demobilised.