Private George Smith

Durham Light Infantry

Died: Saturday 11 August 1917 (aged 24)

Connected records

Record:
SMITH, GEORGE
Additional information:
Son of Thomas and Emmeline Smith, of 5, Sunnydale, Denholme, nr. Bradford.
Cemetery:
MONT HUON MILITARY CEMETERY, LE TREPORT
Cemetery/memorial reference:
III. A. 3B.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Second Lieutenant Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
8 Aug 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 234 Machine Gun Company (page 11)
Name:
Private Smith
Context:
award
Date:
9 Aug 1917
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: Brigade Machine Gun Squadron (page 43)
Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
other
Date:
11 Aug 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 10 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry (Pioneers) (page 146)
Name:
Captain Smith
Context:
departed_leave
Date:
13 Aug 1917
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 8 Mobile Veterinary Section (page 778)
Name:
Lieutenant A B Smith
Context:
other
Date:
6 Aug 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 15 (King's) Hussars (page 207)
Name:
Captain H Smith
Context:
commander
Date:
8 Aug 1917
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 192 Machine Gun Company (page 51)
Name:
Driver E Smith
Context:
departed_leave
Date:
9 Aug 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Divisional Auxiliary Horse Transport Company (576 Company A.S.C.) (page 88)
Name:
Lieutenant A B Smith
Context:
returned_hospital
Date:
12 Aug 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 15 (King's) Hussars (page 208)
Name:
Lieutenant A B Smith
Context:
returned_hospital
Date:
12 Aug 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 15 (King's) Hussars (page 208)
Name:
Second Lieutenant W S Smith
Context:
departed_training
Date:
12 Aug 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 12 Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (page 173)