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on the Isle of Wight
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Rifleman (Serjeant 330641) Charles Smith, 1/8th Hampshire Regiment, Isle of Wight Rifles


Biography from the Book of Remembrance, All Saints Church, Newchurch, Isle of Wight.
Biographical information

RIFLEMAN CHARLES SMITH lived at No. 1 The Square, Newchurch and was yet another of the men of Newchurch Parish serving with the Isle of Wight Rifles to be killed at the Battle of Gaza on or about 19th April 1917.

CWGC record ...

Both CWGC and "Soldiers Died in the Great War" give him as a Serjeant, not a Rifleman.


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