Fireman Oliver Spencer Smith

Mercantile Marine

Died: Friday 6 April 1917 (aged 39)

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Record:
SMITH, OLIVER SPENCER
Additional information:
Son of Isabella Smith and the late George James Smith; husband of Louisa Smith (nee Salt), of 14, Mount Terrace, South Shields. Born at South Shields.
Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Second Lieutenant Smith
Context:
combat
Date:
1 Apr 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 1 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Cameron Highlanders. (page 481)
Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
3 Apr 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Honourable Artillery Company (page 34)
Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
4 Apr 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Honourable Artillery Company (page 34)
Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
4 Apr 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Honourable Artillery Company (page 34)
Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
other
Date:
8 Apr 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 23 Field Company Royal Engineers. (page 244)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Smith
Context:
Date:
9 Apr 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Divisional Supply Column (73 Company A.S.C.) (page 462)
Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
other
Date:
9 Apr 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Divisional Supply Column (73 Company A.S.C.) (page 481)
Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
joined
Date:
9 Apr 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Divisional Supply Column (73 Company A.S.C.) (page 471)
Name:
Captain Smith
Context:
commander
Date:
11 Apr 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment (page 98)
Name:
Captain H Smith
Context:
commander
Date:
2 Apr 1917
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 192 Machine Gun Company (page 17)