Smith, Charles Granville (Corporal, b.1881 - d.1951)

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Accession Number PR03066
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Letters
Maker Smith, Charles Granville
Place made Belgium, France, United Kingdom: England
Date made 1916-1918
Access Open
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copying permitted subject to physical condition
Description

Eight letters written by 1084 Corporal Charles Granville Smith to his family from December 1916-April 1918. Smith served with a trench mortar unit, 2 Division in France and Belgium during the First World War. The letters are addressed to his wife, Alice 'Pet' Smith and one letter of 21 November 1917 describes in detail a gas attack on the Belgium Front.