Corporal Edwin Smith

Lancashire Fusiliers

Died: Monday 25 March 1918 (aged 32)

Connected records

Record:
SMITH, EDWIN
Additional information:
Cemetery:
BANCOURT BRITISH CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
III. A. 3.
Country:
France

Possible matches

The following sources have potential matches based on the name and other information associated with this record. They may or may not be connected to this person but are provided for your further research

Name recorded:
Smith, Edwin
Memorial:
All Saints Church (WMR 12948)
Location:
Hartlepool, Cleveland
Name recorded:
Smith, Edwin
Memorial:
Luddenden Dean Wesleyan Methodist WW1 (WMR 2624)
Location:
Luddenden, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Smith, Edwin
Memorial:
St Marys Church (WMR 21822)
Location:
Armley, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Smith, Edwin
Memorial:
County Borough Of Halifax Books Of Remembrance (WMR 2689)
Location:
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Smith, Edwin
Memorial:
St Margarets Board WW1 (WMR 32993)
Location:
St Margarets, Hereford And Worcester
Name recorded:
Smith, Edwin
Memorial:
Preston Patrick/Crooklands Westmorland Cross (WMR 67525)
Location:
Crooklands, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Smith, Edwin
Memorial:
St Peters Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 20805)
Location:
Cleeve Hill, Gloucestershire
Name recorded:
Smith, Edwin
Memorial:
Lancaster And District Co-operative Society - WW1 (WMR 42361)
Location:
Lancaster, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Smith, Edwin
Memorial:
Staveley - Figure (WMR 654)
Location:
Staveley, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Smith, Edwin
Memorial:
Arbroath (WMR 5662)
Location:
Arbroath, Tayside
Name recorded:
Smith, Edwin
Memorial:
West Meon Cross (WMR 49005)
Location:
West Meon, Hampshire
Name recorded:
Smith, Edwin
Memorial:
West Meon Plaque WW1 (WMR 49006)
Location:
West Meon, Hampshire
Name recorded:
Smith, Edwin
Memorial:
St Marys Church WW1 (WMR 52349)
Location:
Widnes, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Smith, Edwin
Memorial:
St Aidans Church - Window WW1 (WMR 17838)
Location:
South Shields, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Smith, Edwin
Memorial:
Albert Street Baptist Church, Keighley (WMR 28657)
Location:
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Smith, Edwin
Memorial:
Brimpton (WMR 9055)
Location:
Brimpton, Berkshire
Name recorded:
Smith, Edwin
Memorial:
Glenfield (WMR 14570)
Location:
Glenfield, Leicestershire
Name recorded:
Smith, Edwin
Memorial:
Borough Of Colchester Roll Of Honour (WMR 45604)
Location:
Colchester, Essex
Name recorded:
Smith, Edwin
Memorial:
Woking (WMR 23679)
Location:
Woking, Surrey
Name recorded:
Smith, Edwin
Memorial:
Newcastle-upon-Tyne Bank Staff - WW1 (WMR 67907)
Location:
Hexham, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Smith, Edwin
Memorial:
Parish of Olveston (WMR 92877)
Location:
Olveston, Avon
Name recorded:
Smith, E
Memorial:
Higson Street - WW1 (WMR 66818)
Location:
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Smith, E
Memorial:
Independent Order Of Rechabites (WMR 1455)
Location:
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Smith, E
Memorial:
Lancaster National School - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 42321)
Location:
Lancaster, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Smith, E
Memorial:
Bradbury Wilkinson And Co Ltd WW1 Roll Of Honour Boards (WMR 40311)
Location:
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Name recorded:
Smith, E
Memorial:
Ilford Football Club (WMR 52664)
Location:
Ilford, Greater London
Name recorded:
Smith, E
Memorial:
Christ Church - WW1& WW2 (WMR 17434)
Location:
Quarry Bank, West Midlands
Name recorded:
Smith, E
Memorial:
Seedley Independent Methodist Church (LOST) (WMR 22659)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Smith, E
Memorial:
St. Mary's Church - WW1 (WMR 27918)
Location:
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Smith, E
Memorial:
5th Battn Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry - WW1 (WMR 46709)
Location:
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Smith, E
Memorial:
Fellmongers And Leather Dressers (WMR 10591)
Location:
Burnley, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Smith, E
Memorial:
William Hulme's Grammar School - WW1 And WW2 (WMR 13216)
Location:
Whalley Range, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Smith, E
Memorial:
Holy Trinity Church - WW1 (WMR 41223)
Location:
Sittingbourne, Kent
Name recorded:
Smith, E
Memorial:
Felmersham WW1 Board (WMR 1721)
Location:
Felmersham, Bedfordshire
Name recorded:
Smith, E
Memorial:
Leiston Roll Of Honour WW1 (WMR 47727)
Location:
Leiston, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Smith, E
Memorial:
Shrewsbury Catholic School (WMR 14005)
Location:
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Name recorded:
Smith, E
Memorial:
East Yorkshire Regt And East Riding Men WW1 (WMR 34681)
Location:
Beverley, Humberside
Name recorded:
Smith, E
Memorial:
St Saviours Church - WW1 And WW2 Tablet (WMR 39319)
Location:
Hammersmith, Greater London
Name recorded:
Smith, E
Memorial:
Bean Street Shrine (WMR 35294)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Smith, E
Memorial:
Downton Memorial Hall Board (WMR 23912)
Location:
Downton, Wiltshire
Name recorded:
Smith, E
Memorial:
Corton Roll of Honour (WMR 73107)
Location:
Corton, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Smith, E
Memorial:
Little Leaders Childcare (WMR 4608)
Location:
Ipswich, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Smith, E
Memorial:
Victoria Methodists - WW1 (WMR 27767)
Location:
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Smith, E
Memorial:
East Yorkshire Regt And East Riding Men WW1 (WMR 34681)
Location:
Beverley, Humberside
Name recorded:
Smith, E
Memorial:
Pellon Baptist Church WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 2596)
Location:
Pellon, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Smith, E
Memorial:
Hull And Barnsley Railway Company - WW1 (WMR 35561)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Smith, E
Memorial:
St Margarets Church WW1 (WMR 52137)
Location:
Ward End, West Midlands
Name recorded:
Smith, E
Memorial:
Bushley Parish Memorial Tablet (WMR 32703)
Location:
Bushley, Hereford And Worcester
Name recorded:
Smith, E
Memorial:
St Helens Parishioners - WW1 Memorial Chapel (WMR 26890)
Location:
Stapleford, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Smith, E
Memorial:
Orston -ww1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 38798)
Location:
Orston, Nottinghamshire

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Name:
Lance Corporal E Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
24 Mar 1918
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 4 Cavalry Brigade: 3 (King's Own) Hussars. (page 472)
Name:
E Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
24 Mar 1918
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 4 Cavalry Brigade: 3 (King's Own) Hussars. (page 472)
Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
departed_training
Date:
21 Mar 1918
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 23 Field Company Royal Engineers. (page 311)
Name:
Colonel Smith
Context:
Missing in action
Date:
21 Mar 1918
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Buffs (East Kent Regiment). (page 529)
Name:
Colonel Smith
Context:
commander
Date:
21 Mar 1918
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Buffs (East Kent Regiment). (page 529)
Name:
Major Smith
Context:
author
Date:
23 Mar 1918
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Berkshire Regiment (page 239)
Name:
Major Smith
Context:
combat
Date:
25 Mar 1918
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Berkshire Regiment (page 230)
Name:
Major Smith
Context:
commander
Date:
26 Mar 1918
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Highland Light Infantry (page 266)
Name:
Gunner Smith
Context:
joined
Date:
26 Mar 1918
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Trench Mortar Batteries (page 174)
Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
26 Mar 1918
Diary:
2 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 6 Field Ambulance. (page 345)