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  John Spencer Smith Private John Spencer Smith was one of five sons of Charles Harris Smith and Eva Belle Smith of Barrington Passage, Shelburne Co., NS.  His father died in 1935. He enlisted at Yarmouth on May 8, 1942 and served in Canada from May 8, 1942 to June 17, 1944; in the United Kingdom from June 18, 1944 to July 16, 1944; and in the Italian Campaign from July 17, until December 13, 1944.   He was killed in action while serving in Italy. Rank: Private     Service Number: F64762 Regiment: West Nova Scotia Regiment, R.C.I.C.   Date of Birth: June 22, 1915   Place of Birth: Barrington Passage, Shelburne Co., NS   Date of Enlistment: May 8, 1942   Place of Enlistment: Yarmouth, NS     Age at Enlistment: 26   Trade: Clerical Work in Store   Martial Status: Single   Religion: Baptist   Next of Kin: Mrs. Eva Belle Smith [Mother] Barrington Passage, Shelburne Co., NS     Date of Death:   December 13, 1944   Age At Death:   29   Cemetery: Ravenna War Cemetery   Grave Reference: V. E. 29     Listed on the Shelburne, NS War Memorial  Commemorated on Page 446 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance Displayed in the Memorial Chamber of the Peace Tower in Ottawa on September 26 Sources and Information:   Commonwealth War Graves Commission Veterans Affairs Canada findagrave.com  
John Spencer Smith