Private William Smith

ALIAS

Died: Saturday 2 October 1915 (aged 47)

Connected records

Record:
SMITH, WILLIAM
Additional information:
See "BRIERLEY," the true family name.
Cemetery:
LOOS MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Private W Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Sep 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Gordon Highlanders (page 143)
Name:
Lance Corporal W Smith
Context:
Missing in action
Date:
30 Sep 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 98)
Name:
Corporal W Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Sep 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Gordon Highlanders (page 134)
Name:
Sergeant W Smith
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
30 Sep 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Gordon Highlanders (page 154)
Name:
Second Lieutenant W W Smith
Context:
promotion
Date:
5 Oct 1915
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Manchester Regiment (page 84)
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:
Sergeant Major Smith
Context:
other
Date:
6 Oct 1915
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 4 Battalion Middlesex Regiment (page 210)
Name:
Private C Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Sep 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 104)
Name:
Corporal E U Smith
Context:
award
Date:
30 Sep 1915
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Signal Squadron (page 595)