Rifleman John Smith

Rifle Brigade

Died: Sunday 23 September 1917 (aged 22)

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Record:
SMITH, JOHN
Additional information:
Son of Isaac and Delilah Smith, of Woodford Hill, Thrapston, Northants. Native of Temple Guiting, Winchcombe, Glos.
Cemetery:
DOZINGHEM MILITARY CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
VIII. D. 7.
Country:
Belgium

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Private John Smith

Private John Smith 35000. Unit: 10th Battalion, King’s Own Yorkshire Light Infantry. Death: 25 September 1916, missing, Somme, Western Front. Commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial.
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Oral history

British private served with 18th Reconnaissance Bn, Reconnaissance Corps, 18th Infantry Div in Singapore, Malaya, 2/1942; POW in River Valley Camp, Singapore, Malaya, 2/1942-10/1942 and Taichu Camp, Formosa, 11/1942-8/1945
REEL 1 Aspects of operations as private with 18th Reconnaissance Bn, Reconnaissance Corps, 18th Infantry Div in Singapore, Malaya, 5/2/1942-15/2/1942: sinking of RMS Empress of Asia off Sultan Shoal Island, Malaya, 5/2/1942; rescue from sea; attempt to stop Japanese at Bukit Timah. Aspects of period …

Oral history

British officer and NCO served as pilots with 40 and 206 Sqdns, RAF during Berlin Airlift, 1948-1949
REEL 1 Aspects of training and service as pilots with RAF in GB and Canada, 1941-1948: [Bain] pattern of RAF training and service in GB and Canada from 1941; story of ditching in Lockheed Hudson in Canada; [Smith] background and pattern of deferred service in GB, 1944-1945; flying training with RAF, …

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British NCO served with Royal Military Police in GB and Hong Kong, 1949-1951; served with with 28th Commonwealth Bde Provost Section and Commonwealth Division Provost Coy, 1st Commonwealth Div in Korea, 1951-1952
REEL 1 Background in Liverpool and Huyton, GB, 1930-1939: family circumstances; education. Recollections of period as schoolboy in Huyton, Lancs, 1940-1941: overcrowding in home with victims during Liverpool Blitz, 5/1941; effect of war on education; lack of privation; joining Army Cadets at …

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Smith, John
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Fryup Wesleyan Chapel WW1 Memorial (WMR 30527)
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Fryup, North Yorkshire
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Smith, John
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Bingley Oddfellows (lost) (WMR 28592)
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Smith, John
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Liverpool Blue Coat School Board (WMR 15751)
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Wavertree, Merseyside
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Smith, John
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Chelsea Memorial Garden (WMR 12201)
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Morden, Greater London
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Smith, John
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Snape Methodist Church WW1 (WMR 72182)
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Snape, Suffolk
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Smith, John
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Whitehaven Colliery Mission (LOST) (WMR 69196)
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Smith, John
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2nd Battn 15th Or York East Riding Regt Afghanistan (WMR 34685)
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Smith, John
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Withington - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 14138)
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Withington, Shropshire
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Smith, John
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Old Boys Club Roll Of Serviceww1 (WMR 52377)
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Macclesfield, Cheshire
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Smith, John
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The Buffs (East Kent) Regiment -First World War Book Of Remembrance (WMR 40979)
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Canterbury, Kent
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Smith, John
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Trafalgar Junior School (WMR 12520)
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Twickenham, Greater London
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Smith, John
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St. Bartholomew's Church - Roll Of Honour (WMR 1447)
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Old Whittington, Derbyshire
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Smith, John
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St Andrews Parishioners - WW1 Thanksgiving (WMR 23566)
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Horsell, Surrey
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Smith, John
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Stonham Parva (WMR 4840)
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Stonham Parva, Suffolk
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Smith, John
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St Helens Church - Tablet (WMR 14509)
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Darley Dale, Derbyshire
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Smith, John
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Failsworth Hope Wesleyan Church (WMR 44879)
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Failsworth, Greater Manchester
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St Denys - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 51756)
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North Killingholme, Humberside
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Smith, John
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Roll Of Honour (WMR 30130)
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Bawdrip, Somerset
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Scouts (WMR 51496)
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Lathom, Lancashire
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Smith, John
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Alnwick Parish WW1 Book Of Remembrance (WMR 33397)
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Alnwick, Northumberland
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Currie Kirk WW1 And WW2 (WMR 44824)
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Currie, Lothian
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Whitehaven WW1 Borough Roll of Honour (WMR 72636)
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Whitehaven, Cumbria
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Smith, John
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All Saints Church, Stand, Radcliffe WW1 (WMR 24084)
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Stand, Radcliffe, Greater Manchester
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Smith, John
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Chapel Saron - WW1 (WMR 36492)
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Henllan, Clwyd
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Smith, John
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St Josephs School WW1 And WW2 (WMR 40550)
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Aldershot, Hampshire
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Smith, John
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John Smith (WMR 35680)
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Bridlington, Humberside
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Smith, John
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Harecroft Methodist Church - Roll Of Honour (WMR 28588)
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Smith, John
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Worcester Cathedral Bellringers (WMR 32238)
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Worcester, Hereford And Worcester
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Smith, John
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Worth Methodist Chapel (WMR 28796)
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Keighley, West Yorkshire
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Smith, John
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Kildwick (WMR 29645)
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Kildwick, North Yorkshire
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Smith, John
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Creaton - WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 69678)
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Creaton, Northamptonshire
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Smith, John
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Wonston Parish Memorial Tablet (WMR 22011)
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Wonston, Hampshire
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Smith, John
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Norwood, Greater London
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Alnwick, Northumberland
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Sowerby, West Yorkshire
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Smith, John
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Church Of The Most Sacred Heart Of Jesus Crucifix WW1 (WMR 39379)
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Lower Holloway, Greater London
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Smith, John
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Blythburgh War Memorial (WMR 71169)
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Blythburgh, Suffolk
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Smith, John
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Lealholm WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 30602)
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Lealholm, North Yorkshire
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Trinity Road Methodist Church - Plaque WW1 (WMR 17791)
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Monkseaton, Tyne And Wear
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Smith, John
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St John The Evangelist Church (WMR 15572)
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Kirkdale, Merseyside
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Smith, John
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Bodenham, Hereford And Worcester
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Smith, John
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St Mary's Church - WW1 Window (WMR 14888)
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Everdon, Northamptonshire
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Smith, John
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St James' Parish - WW1 (WMR 25707)
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Gorton, Greater Manchester
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Smith, John
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Snape Parish Church Memorial Window. (WMR 5563)
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Snape, Suffolk
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Smith, John
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St Helens Road Wesleyan Sunday School WW1 (WMR 18594)
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BOLTON, Greater Manchester
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Smith, John
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St Wilfreds Church Screens WW1 (WMR 16020)
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Newton Heath, Greater Manchester
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Smith, John
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Trinity Methodist Church WW1 Plaque (WMR 34442)
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Monkseaton, Tyne And Wear
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Smith, John
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Widmerpool (WMR 27320)
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Widmerpool, Nottinghamshire
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Smith, John
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Sutton And Glusburn Baptist Church (WMR 47378)
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Sutton-in-Craven, North Yorkshire
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Smith, John
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Bingley Oddfellows (lost) (WMR 28592)
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