Boatswain Robert Scott Smith

Mercantile Marine

Died: Wednesday 11 April 1917 (aged 35)

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Record:
SMITH, ROBERT SCOTT
Additional information:
Son of the late Jane Scott Smith; husband of Margaret McLean (formerly Scott Smith, nee Weir), of 39, Rose St., Dundee. Born at Dundee.
Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Smith, Robert S
Memorial:
St Albans Organ - WW1 (WMR 42177)
Location:
Windy Nook, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Smith, Robert S
Memorial:
St Leonards Parish WW1 Plaque (WMR 42692)
Location:
Walton Le Dale, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Smith, Robert S
Memorial:
Grimston - WW1 and WW2 cross (WMR 19677)
Location:
Grimston, Norfolk
Name recorded:
Smith, Robert S
Memorial:
Painswick - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 66624)
Location:
Painswick, Gloucestershire
Name recorded:
Smith, Robert S
Memorial:
Spott-Cross (WMR 57614)
Location:
Spott, Lothian
Name recorded:
Smith, R S
Memorial:
East Ham Corporation - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 12323)
Location:
East Ham, Greater London
Name recorded:
Smith, R S
Memorial:
Beaufort District WW1 And WW2 (WMR 36927)
Location:
Beaufort, Gwent
Name recorded:
Smith, R S
Memorial:
Stamford Congregational Church - WW1 (WMR 48883)
Location:
Stamford, Lincolnshire

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Name:
Sapper R Smith
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
9 Apr 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 406 Field Company Royal Engineers (formerly 1/1 Renfrew) (page 133)
Name:
Sapper R Smith
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
9 Apr 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 406 Field Company Royal Engineers (formerly 1/1 Renfrew) (page 133)
Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
other
Date:
8 Apr 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 23 Field Company Royal Engineers. (page 244)
Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
joined
Date:
9 Apr 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Divisional Supply Column (73 Company A.S.C.) (page 471)
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:
Captain Smith
Context:
commander
Date:
11 Apr 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment (page 98)
Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
other
Date:
15 Apr 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Cheshire Regiment (page 434)
Name:
Sapper G Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
9 Apr 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 406 Field Company Royal Engineers (formerly 1/1 Renfrew) (page 133)
Name:
Second Lieutenant D G Smith
Context:
other
Date:
9 Apr 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Divisional Supply Column (73 Company A.S.C.) (page 491)