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Obituaries > SMITH, THOMAS J.

Memorial Services will be conducted at 10 o’clock Saturday at St. Edmund’s Church for Pfc. Thomas John Smith of the U.S. Marine Corps, who was killed on April 16 [1945] in Okinawa.

He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. John L. Smith of 118 South Scoville and besides his parents, leaves a sister, Frances Ann and a brother, Sgt. James J. Smith, of the Army Air Forces, who has just been released from a German prison camp. He was taken a prisoner on Christmas day, when his plane came down over Austria.