Lance Corporal Fred Smith

King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry

Died: Monday 27 September 1915 (aged 25)

Connected records

Record:
SMITH, FRED
Additional information:
Son of Mr. and Mrs. James Smith, of 21, Hebble St., Ravensthorpe, Dewsbury, Yorks.
Cemetery:
LOOS MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Panel 97 and 98.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Second Lieutenant F W Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
1 Oct 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Yorkshire Regiment (page 79)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Smith
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
25 Sep 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Gordon Highlanders (page 118)
Name:
Private Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
26 Sep 1915
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 38 Trench Mortar Battery (page 23)
Name:
Private Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
26 Sep 1915
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 38 Trench Mortar Battery (page 23)
Name:
Private Smith
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
29 Sep 1915
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 13 Sanitary Section (page 520)
Name:
Lance Corporal Smith
Context:
Missing in action
Date:
30 Sep 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 98)
Name:
Captain V P Smith
Context:
joined
Date:
22 Sep 1915
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 56 Field Company Royal Engineers (page 133)
Name:
Driver W Smith
Context:
departed_sick
Date:
25 Sep 1915
Diary:
3 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 3 Divisional Train (15,21,22,29 Companies A.S.C.). (page 902)
Name:
Lieutenant G E Smith
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
25 Sep 1915
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (page 189)
Name:
Driver W Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
25 Sep 1915
Diary:
3 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 3 Divisional Train (15,21,22,29 Companies A.S.C.). (page 902)