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William Thomas Smart

Date of Birth



Borough Road College


Teacher in Canning Town


William Thomas Smart was a member of his church choir before attending Borough Road College from 1898-1900. At the college he undertook and succeeded in several arts subjects. He is listed as being destined for a boarding school in Hallesville, Canning Town, London. He is recorded on the Roll of Honour as ‘missing’ and later believed killed.


Entry on p.85 [Roll of Honour page], 1901 Annual Report, Borough Road College 1897 applications (1), Secondary source information provided by Douglas Craik (taken from Commonwealth War Graves Commission)