Private Cecil Collins Smith

Australian Infantry, A.I.F.

Died: Tuesday 8 August 1916

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Record:
SMITH, CECIL COLLINS
Additional information:
Cemetery:
VILLERS-BRETONNEUX MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
Australian

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Record identifier:
First World War Nominal Roll (R2475379)
Name recorded:
Private Smith, Cecil Collins 3497
Unit:
14th Australian Infantry Battalion
Record identifier:
Roll of Honour (R1662170)
Name recorded:
Private Smith, Cecil Collins 3497
Unit:
14th Australian Infantry Battalion
Record identifier:
First World War Embarkation Roll (R1979773)
Name recorded:
Private Smith, Cecil Collins 3497
Unit:
Record identifier:
Australian Red Cross Wounded and Missing Files (R1497761)
Name recorded:
Private Smith, Cecil Collins 3497
Unit:
14th Australian Infantry Battalion
Record identifier:
People (P11029444)
Name recorded:
Private Cecil Collins Smith 3497
Unit:
14th Australian Infantry Battalion
Date of enlistment:
17 July 1915
Date of embarkation:
11 October 1915
Date of death:
8 August 1916
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Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
Date:
3 Aug 1916
Diary:
1 INDIAN CAVALRY DIVISION: Sialkot Cavalry Field Ambulance (page 217)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Smith
Context:
other
Date:
4 Aug 1916
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 15 (King's) Hussars (page 131)
Name:
other Smith
Context:
departed_sick
Date:
4 Aug 1916
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: Signal Squadron Royal Engineers (page 77)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Smith
Context:
other
Date:
6 Aug 1916
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 1 Battalion South Wales Borderers (page 484)
Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
joined
Date:
10 Aug 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion East Surrey Regiment (page 158)
Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
other
Date:
11 Aug 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: Divisional Signal Company (page 130)
Name:
Private Smith
Context:
award
Date:
13 Aug 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: Brigade Machine Gun Company (page 99)
Name:
Corporal Smith
Context:
other
Date:
13 Aug 1916
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Divisional Auxiliary Horse Transport Company (576 Company A.S.C.) (page 42)
Name:
Second Lieutenant I C Smith
Context:
departed_sick
Date:
5 Aug 1916
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Leicestershire Yeomanry (page 74)
Name:
Lieutenant E B M Smith
Context:
other
Date:
8 Aug 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 71 Infantry Brigade: 2 Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment). (page 109)