Sapper Herbert George Smith

Royal Engineers

Died: Friday 7 December 1917 (aged 23)

Connected records

Record:
SMITH, HERBERT GEORGE
Additional information:
Son of Rosa Smith, of 16, Harold Avenue, Gillingham, Kent, and the late J. W. Smith.
Cemetery:
GREVILLERS BRITISH CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
IX. C. 19.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Lance Corporal Smith
Context:
departed_training
Date:
2 Dec 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1/1 North Somerset Yeomanry (page 687)
Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
other
Date:
5 Dec 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 23 Field Company Royal Engineers. (page 295)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Smith
Context:
departed_training
Date:
5 Dec 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 233 Machine Gun Company (page 374)
Name:
Sergeant Smith
Context:
other
Date:
8 Dec 1917
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 12 (Prince of Wales) Lancers (page 216)
Name:
Sapper J Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
4 Dec 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 526 Field Company Royal Engineers (page 435)
Name:
Lieutenant A G Smith
Context:
Date:
5 Dec 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 26 Field Company Royal Engineers (page 55)
Name:
Captain A C Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
6 Dec 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Scots Fusiliers (page 140)
Name:
Second Lieutenant R C Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
6 Dec 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Scots Fusiliers (page 128)
Name:
Captain A R Smith
Context:
joined
Date:
6 Dec 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Scots Fusiliers (page 124)
Name:
Captain R H J Smith
Context:
joined
Date:
6 Dec 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 12 Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (page 197)