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Edward (Neddy) Smith (Smyth)

Rank: Private
Street: 9 The Hill
Town/Village: Granard
Civil Parish: Granard
Catholic Parish:
Alternative Address:
Census 1901:
Census 1911:
Regiment/Unit: Irish Guards
Regiment Number:
Date of Death:
Cause: Survived the War

Edward, (Neddy/Ed) was born c.1886 in Granard, and at the time of the 1911 census was working as a postman. Pte Smith enlisted at the beginning of the war and served at the Western Front.

Edward's younger brother, Lawrence (Larry) also served in the Irish Guards in France and another brother James, was with the Royal Field Artillery, but was sadly died in March 1916

Parents Names: Son of Michael and Rose Anne Smith, The Hill, Granard.
Notes: Regimental number currently unknown.

Longford Leader article on Larry mentions Ned

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