Private William Smith

Royal Scots

Died: Thursday 1 January 1970 (aged 26)

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Record:
SMITH, WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of John and Annie Laughlin Smith, of 8, Montrose St., Lochore, Glencraig, Fife; husband of Mrs. William Smith, of 8, Bridgend, Kinross.
Cemetery:
BAC-DU-SUD BRITISH CEMETERY, BAILLEULVAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
III. B. 25.
Country:
France

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Private William Smith

Private William Smith 27415. Unit: 10th Battalion, Royal Warwickshire Regiment. Death: 18 November 1916, Somme, Western Front.
Head portrait press cutting

Private William Smith

Private William Smith 3368. Unit: "A" Company, 1st/4th Battalion, London Regiment (Royal Fusiliers). Death: 7 October 1916, wounded and missing, Somme, Western Front. Commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial.
CWGC family information: brother of Mrs. Marie Lockwood, of 56, Upland Rd., East Dulwich, London.

Sergeant William Smith 1260

Sergeant William Smith 1260. Unit: 2nd Battalion, Royal Scots. Death: 25 September 1915 Missing at Loos. Western Front
Husband of Elizabeth Smith, of 8, West Adam St., Edinburgh. CWGC has date of death as 25 September 1915. Commemorated on Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial

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Oral history

British seaman served aboard HMS Glorious during Norwegian campaign, 1939-1940 including sinking, 6/1940
REEL 1 Background in Birkenhead, 1919-1939: family; education; employment at Cammell Lairds, late 1930s; joining Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve, 1937. Recollections of sinking of HMS Glorious during Norwegian campaign, 6/1940: joining ship in Marseilles, 1939; job as torpedo man; German attack on …

Oral history

American General served as Assistant to US Chiefs of Staff, US, 1960s

sampler, embroidered

Sampler stretched over wood frame colourfully embroidered with Royal Warwickshire Regiment badge, flags, First World War period tank, field gun, aircraft and airship. Dates 1914 1915 1916 1917 are also embroidered.
First World War period embroidered sampler associated with the service of William Smith (Royal Warwickshire Regiment)

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Name recorded:
Smith, William
Memorial:
St Helens Church WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 15769)
Location:
Sefton Village, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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St John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church (WMR 53224)
Location:
New Ferry, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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St Pauls Church - WW1 (lost) (WMR 43968)
Location:
Hulme, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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Workington Roll of Honour (WMR 62323)
Location:
Workington, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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Atherton War Memorial - WW1 And WW2 (WMR 18474)
Location:
Atherton, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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HMS Chester (WMR 18331)
Location:
Chester, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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Brunswick Young Men Class WW1 (lost) (WMR 52336)
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Name recorded:
Smith, William
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St Peters WW1 Memorial Screen (WMR 15246)
Location:
Parr, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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The Buffs (East Kent) Regiment -First World War Book Of Remembrance (WMR 40979)
Location:
Canterbury, Kent
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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St Lukes Deptford (WMR 73090)
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Smith, William
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Allerton Congregational Church WW1 (WMR 28704)
Location:
Allerton, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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Wonston Parish Memorial Tablet (WMR 22011)
Location:
Wonston, Hampshire
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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Parish Of Rosedale - WW1 Served (WMR 30805)
Location:
Rosedale, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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Arreton Methodists Roll Of Honour (ww1) (2) (WMR 21706)
Location:
Arreton, Isle Of Wight
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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St Michaels Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 30745)
Location:
Malton, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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Men Of Market Drayton (WMR 13920)
Location:
Market Drayton, Shropshire
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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St Peters WW1 Memorial Screen (WMR 15246)
Location:
Parr, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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Men Of Keasden (WMR 29627)
Location:
Keasden, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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Lerwick Wesleyans-Plaque (WMR 8883)
Location:
Lerwick, Shetland
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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Liverpool Blue Coat School Board (WMR 15751)
Location:
Wavertree, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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Bridge St United Methodist Church WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 2653)
Location:
Todmorden, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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County Borough Of Tynemouth - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 34489)
Location:
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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Churchdown - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 34334)
Location:
Churchdown, Gloucestershire
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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St. Mary's Church - WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 70270)
Location:
Moulton, Norfolk
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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Whalley Range Presbyterian Church (WMR 13090)
Location:
Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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Cutcombe - WW1 (WMR 46355)
Location:
Cutcombe, Somerset
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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St Georges Urc WW1 (WMR 33733)
Location:
Ashington, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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Aldenham Cross WW1 And WW2 (WMR 40050)
Location:
Letchmore Heath, Hertfordshire
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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St. Mary's Memorial Chapel (WMR 37459)
Location:
Rushden, Northamptonshire
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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St Etheldredas Church - WW1 And WW2 Unidentified (WMR 18094)
Location:
Fulham, Greater London
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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St Lukes Parishioners WW1 (WMR 2577)
Location:
St Helens, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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Men Of Coopers (WMR 15316)
Location:
Liverpool, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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Hull Methodist Church -WW1 and WW2 (WMR 35364)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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St James Church WW1 (WMR 45099)
Location:
Ashton-under-Lyne, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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Mayfield (WMR 38304)
Location:
Mayfield, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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Campbell Gas Engine Co Ltd WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 2694)
Location:
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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Napsbury Mental Hospital And Staff (WMR 14701)
Location:
London Colney, Hertfordshire
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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St Annes RC Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 28806)
Location:
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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St Michaels Church - WW1 Roll Of Honour, Served And Fallen (WMR 14224)
Location:
Breaston, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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St Saviours Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 22699)
Location:
Westcliff On Sea, Essex
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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Legrams Mills (WMR 29053)
Location:
Eccleshill, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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Rumburgh (WMR 72738)
Location:
Rumburgh, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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St Stephens Church (WMR 15540)
Location:
Gateacre, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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St John The Baptists Church - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 14491)
Location:
Winster, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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Tiber Street County Primary School (WMR 15618)
Location:
Toxeth, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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Bishop Harvey Goodwin School WW1 Roll of Honour (LOST) (WMR 67745)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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Hesleden Cenotaph (WMR 73657)
Location:
Hesleden, Durham
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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St Albrights Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 45739)
Location:
Stanway, Essex
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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West Derby District (WMR 52709)
Location:
West Derby Village, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Smith, William
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St John's Barebones WW1 (WMR 69425)
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