CEF Soldier Detail

Lieutenant Jeffery Filder Smith
Died: June 29, 1917

Regimental Number:
NA
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
13th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Toronto, Ontario
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
James Frederick Smith, father. 10 May Street, Rosedale, Toronto, Ontario
Address at Enlistment:
Date of Birth:
February 5, 1885
Trade or Calling:
Gentleman
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
Yes
Place of Enlistment:
Sandling Camp, England
Date of Enlistment:
September 6, 1916
Age at enlistment:
31
Height:
Chest:
Expansion:
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Died as a Prisoner of War
Battle Died/Wounded:
Wounded April 6, 1917
Date of Death:
June 29, 1917
Age at Death:
32
Buried at:
Vimy Memorial, Pas de Calais, France
Plot:
N/A
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Lieutenant Canadian Infantry 13th Battalion
Lieutenant Canadian Infantry 73rd Battalion
Lieutenant Canadian Infantry 92nd Battalion Attached

Son of James Frederick and Alice Smith (nee Jeffery); younger brother of Captain Hugh Fraser Smith and older brother of Lieutenant George Augustus Smith

Reported missing and wounded June 29, 1917, reported through German sources as having died, presumed to have died on or since June 29, 1917 as a PoW

Prior service with the GGBG