thank you for your reply.
I will contact the museum as suggested.
Another occupation my great grandfather gave for his father Charles was a Tram Car Conductor, which would also tie in with the Leith area.
But of course as mentioned, it is hard to distinguish the lies from the truth.
my elusive great grandfather when applying for his officer training in 1916, listed his father as Charles Smith and occupation - A Warrant Officer of the Army Service corps.
Has anyone got any advice on how I might try to obtain a record for Charles Smith. My elusive great grandfather stated he...