Chief Engineer Percy William Smith

Mercantile Marine

Died: Saturday 16 March 1918 (aged 33)

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Record:
SMITH, PERCY WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of David Paxton Smith and Caroline Smith; husband of Annie Priscilla Smith (nee Dunthorn), of 140, Second Avenue, Manor Park, East Ham, Essex. Born at Hull.
Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Smith, Percy William
Memorial:
Pershore Church Of England School (WMR 3139)
Location:
Pershore, Hereford And Worcester
Name recorded:
Smith, Percy W
Memorial:
Pershore Abbey WW1 And WW2 (WMR 3141)
Location:
Pershore, Hereford And Worcester
Name recorded:
Smith, P W
Memorial:
Holy Trinity Church - WW1 (WMR 24279)
Location:
Bradford On Avon, Wiltshire
Name recorded:
Smith, P W
Memorial:
Farcet Cemetery (WMR 215)
Location:
Farcet, Cambridgeshire
Name recorded:
Smith, P W
Memorial:
Bacup Board WW1 (WMR 13224)
Location:
Bacup, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Smith, P W
Memorial:
Men of Bradford On Avon - WW1 (WMR 24269)
Location:
Bradford On Avon, Wiltshire
Name recorded:
Smith, P W
Memorial:
Farcet Parishioners WW1 (WMR 212)
Location:
Farcet, Cambridgeshire
Name recorded:
Smith, P W
Memorial:
St Marks Church WW1 (WMR 12169)
Location:
Kennington, Greater London
Name recorded:
Smith, P W
Memorial:
Bingley (WMR 28736)
Location:
Bingley, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Smith, P W
Memorial:
Farnham (WMR 23581)
Location:
Farnham, Surrey
Name recorded:
Smith, P W
Memorial:
Grays (WMR 45800)
Location:
Grays, Essex
Name recorded:
Smith, P W
Memorial:
Ellesmere Port - Cross (WMR 9943)
Location:
Ellesmere Port, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Smith, P W
Memorial:
Lowick, Berwick Upon Tweed (WMR 33489)
Location:
Lowick, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Smith, P W
Memorial:
London and South Western Railway Arch (WMR 12182)
Location:
Waterloo, Greater London
Name recorded:
Smith, P W
Memorial:
Studley - Cross WW1 (WMR 13811)
Location:
Studley, Warwickshire

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Name:
Colonel Smith
Context:
other
Date:
14 Mar 1918
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 3 Battalion Machine Gun Corps (page 18)
Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
commander
Date:
16 Mar 1918
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 23 Field Company Royal Engineers. (page 310)
Name:
Lance Corporal Smith
Context:
other
Date:
18 Mar 1918
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1 Royal Dragoons (page 163)
Name:
Colonel Smith
Context:
commander
Date:
21 Mar 1918
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Buffs (East Kent Regiment). (page 529)
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:
Second Lieutenant C C Smith
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
13 Mar 1918
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 6 Machine Gun Squadron (page 488)
Name:
Lance Sergeant H Smith
Context:
award
Date:
15 Mar 1918
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Suffolk Regiment (page 180)
Name:
Gunner C I Smith
Context:
returned_leave
Date:
18 Mar 1918
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Trench Mortar Batteries (page 172)
Name:
Lieutenant A J Smith
Context:
joined
Date:
19 Mar 1918
Diary:
2 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 6 Field Ambulance. (page 344)