Lance Corporal Leonard Smith

Gordon Highlanders

Died: Monday 5 March 1917 (aged 20)

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Record:
SMITH, LEONARD
Additional information:
Son of Herbert Newborn Smith and Annie Smith, of "Sunnyside," New Leake, Boston, Lincs. Born at Stamford, Lincs.
Cemetery:
HIGHLAND CEMETERY, ROCLINCOURT
Cemetery/memorial reference:
I. A. 38.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
1 Mar 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment (page 86)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Smith
Context:
other
Date:
1 Mar 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 23 Field Company Royal Engineers. (page 232)
Name:
Private Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
4 Mar 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 1 Battalion South Wales Borderers (page 547)
Name:
Private Smith
Context:
Date:
4 Mar 1917
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 8 Mobile Veterinary Section (page 702)
Name:
Battery Sergeant Major Smith
Context:
departed_training
Date:
8 Mar 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: "I" Battery Royal Horse Artillery (page 166)
Name:
Second Lieutenant F A Smith
Context:
other
Date:
28 Feb 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 10 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment. (page 371)
Name:
Company Sergeant Major A Smith
Context:
departed_leave
Date:
28 Feb 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Train (4, 6, 33, 37 Companies A.S.C.). (page 275)
Name:
Captain S Smith
Context:
other
Date:
28 Feb 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion East Surrey Regiment (page 375)
Name:
Private S Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
28 Feb 1917
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 71 Infantry Brigade: 9 Battalion Norfolk Regiment. (page 174)
Name:
Corporal C Smith
Context:
promotion
Date:
28 Feb 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Train (4, 6, 33, 37 Companies A.S.C.). (page 289)