Eric Smith, 19231940 (aged 17 years)

Name
Eric /Smith/
Type of name
birth name
Given names
Eric
Surname
Smith
Birth
Note: Staines vol 3a p41
Death
Note: Staines vol 3a p13; Actual date from CWGC and confirmed by probate entry; Stray bomb - killed while on duty with Home Guard
Burial
Probate
Source: CWGC
Note: SMITH Eric of 15 Southern-cottages Stanwell Moor near Staines Middlesex died 9 November 1940 at Feltham-road Ashford Staines Middlesex Administration Llandudno 2 January to Albert Smith crane driver and Phoebe Selina Smith (wife of the said Albert Smith). Effects £779 1s. 8d.
Family with parents
father
18931952
Birth: December 4, 1893Stanwell, Middlesex, England
Death: February 1952Stanwell, Middlesex, England
mother
Phoebe Selina 'Cis' Hyman c.1912
19001979
Birth: January 1, 1900 26 22 Stanwell, Middlesex, England
Death: September 3, 1979Surrey, England
elder sister
Eric and Phyllis Smith - brother and sister c.1940
19211974
Birth: July 4, 1921 27 21 Stanwell, Middlesex, England
Death: September 1974Hammersmith, Middlesex, England
2 years
himself
eric_smith_crop.jpg
19231940
Birth: September 1923 29 23 Stanwell, Middlesex, England
Death: November 9, 1940Ashford, Middlesex, England
younger brother
Private
younger sister
Private
Probate
Source: CWGC
Birth

Staines vol 3a p41

Death

Staines vol 3a p13; Actual date from CWGC and confirmed by probate entry; Stray bomb - killed while on duty with Home Guard

Burial

St Mary the Virgin

Probate

SMITH Eric of 15 Southern-cottages Stanwell Moor near Staines Middlesex died 9 November 1940 at Feltham-road Ashford Staines Middlesex Administration Llandudno 2 January to Albert Smith crane driver and Phoebe Selina Smith (wife of the said Albert Smith). Effects £779 1s. 8d.

Note

Died in an air-raid (stray bomb). Eric was buried with 'full military honours' (I've got the newspaper cutting [somehere!])