Private Hubert Walter Smith

Australian Pioneers

Died: Thursday 10 May 1917 (aged 24)

Connected records

Record:
SMITH, HUBERT WALTER
Additional information:
Son of Thomas and Emeline Smith; husband of Ida Smith, of Mount Barker, South Australia. Born in Australia.
Cemetery:
GREVILLERS BRITISH CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
IV. E. 7.
Country:
Australian

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Record identifier:
First World War Nominal Roll (R2469953)
Name recorded:
Private Smith, Hubert Walter 1937
Unit:
5th Australian Pioneer Battalion
Record identifier:
People (P11005465)
Name recorded:
Private Hubert Walter Smith 1937
Unit:
5th Australian Pioneer Battalion
Date of enlistment:
7 March 1916
Date of fate:
10 May 1917
Record identifier:
People (P10662280)
Name recorded:
Private Hubert Walter Smith 1937
Unit:
Date of embarkation:
11 April 1916
Record identifier:
First World War Embarkation Roll (R2059005)
Name recorded:
Private Smith, Hubert Walter 1937
Unit:
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Name:
Captain H Smith
Context:
commander
Date:
9 May 1917
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 192 Machine Gun Company (page 23)
Name:
Captain H Smith
Context:
commander
Date:
10 May 1917
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 192 Machine Gun Company (page 23)
Name:
Captain H Smith
Context:
commander
Date:
11 May 1917
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 192 Machine Gun Company (page 23)
Name:
Second Lieutenant J S Smith
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
5 May 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 6 Infantry Brigade: 2 Battalion South Staffordshire Regiment. (page 293)
Name:
Sergeant J F Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
6 May 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Machine Gun Company (page 94)
Name:
Quarter Master Sergeant Smith
Context:
Date:
8 May 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1/1 North Somerset Yeomanry (page 652)
Name:
Quarter Master Sergeant S Smith
Context:
other
Date:
8 May 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1/1 North Somerset Yeomanry (page 652)
Name:
Lieutenant E M Smith
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
9 May 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: Divisional Signal Company (page 230)
Name:
Second Lieutenant G G Smith
Context:
other
Date:
11 May 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment) (page 174)