Stoker 1st Class Walter John Smith

Royal Navy, HMS Queen Mary

Died: Wednesday 31 May 1916 (aged 24)

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Record:
SMITH, WALTER JOHN
Additional information:
Son of Henry Charles and Rose Anna Smith, of 22, Friary Lane, Dorchester.
Cemetery:
PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
19.
Country:
United Kingdom

Possible matches

The following sources have potential matches based on the name and other information associated with this record. They may or may not be connected to this person but are provided for your further research

Name recorded:
Smith, Walter J
Memorial:
West End Constitutional Club (WMR 48336)
Location:
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Smith, Walter J
Memorial:
St Johns Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 21180)
Location:
Locks Heath, Hampshire
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
St James The Apostle - WW1 Tablet (WMR 39340)
Location:
Islington, Greater London
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
St Johns Parishioners (WMR 27996)
Location:
Park, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
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All Saints' Parishioners - WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 27984)
Location:
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Princess Road School (lost) (WMR 10860)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
All Saints Church - WW1 (WMR 11910)
Location:
Acton, Greater London
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Kingsclere WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 40347)
Location:
Kingsclere, Hampshire
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
St Georges Church Chapel (WMR 15484)
Location:
Everton, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Christ Church - WW1 (WMR 65824)
Location:
Warley, Essex
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Bean Street Shrine (WMR 35294)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Lysaght Works (WMR 3688)
Location:
Newport, Gwent
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Seighford WW1 Tablet (WMR 13605)
Location:
Seighford, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
St John The Evangelist Parishioners (WMR 36981)
Location:
Maindee, Gwent
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Witton Wall (WMR 17324)
Location:
Witton, West Midlands
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Midland Railway General Stores Department (WMR 18934)
Location:
Derby, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Bampton (WMR 31473)
Location:
Bampton, Oxfordshire
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Kingsclere WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 40347)
Location:
Kingsclere, Hampshire
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
City Of Lincoln (WMR 20290)
Location:
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Fulham Central Boys School Roll Of Service (WMR 18080)
Location:
Fulham, Greater London
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Fulham Central Boys School Roll Of Service (WMR 18080)
Location:
Fulham, Greater London
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
I Frankenberg & Sons Ltd (LOST) (WMR 66278)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Men Of Cheltenham (WMR 20599)
Location:
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Ampthill Park The Duke Of Bedford Memorial (WMR 1683)
Location:
Ampthill, Bedfordshire
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
East Hagbourne - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 31444)
Location:
East Hagbourne, Oxfordshire
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
St Annes Church - WW1 (WMR 12632)
Location:
Highgate, Greater London
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
13th Hussars - WW1 (WMR 50341)
Location:
Aldershot, Hampshire
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Camberwell - WW1 (WMR 12582)
Location:
East Dulwich, Greater London
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Springfield, All Saints Church - WW1 (WMR 10659)
Location:
Springfield, Essex
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Dorchester Cenotaph (WMR 1000)
Location:
Dorchester, Dorset
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Market Harborough and District Hospital - WW1 (WMR 50601)
Location:
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Romford - Cross (WMR 12006)
Location:
Romford, Greater London
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
The Men of Canterbury - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 1592)
Location:
Canterbury, Kent
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Ancient Order Of Oddfellows (WMR 6674)
Location:
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Kenilworth Obelisk WW1 + WW2 (WMR 19490)
Location:
Kenilworth, Warwickshire
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Lawford Parish WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 22873)
Location:
Lawford, Essex
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Holy Trinity Roll of Honour (WMR 3934)
Location:
Whitehaven, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Victoria Street Congregational Church- Roll of Honour (WMR 10106)
Location:
St John, Channel Islands
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Brentwood (WMR 22083)
Location:
Brentwood, Essex
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Prestonpans (WMR 44682)
Location:
Prestonpans, Lothian
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Tillingham (WMR 22502)
Location:
Tillingham, Essex
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Barrow upon Soar - Cross (WMR 37800)
Location:
Barrow Upon Soar, Leicestershire
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Grays (WMR 45800)
Location:
Grays, Essex
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Aspenden Roll Of Honour - WW1 (WMR 28526)
Location:
Aspenden, Hertfordshire
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Unknown Glasgow Church-Possibly Maryhill Barracks Church (WMR 76476)
Location:
Glasgow, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Enville WW1 And WW2 (WMR 27795)
Location:
Enville, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Dorset Queens Own Yeomanry WW1 (WMR 53317)
Location:
Sherborne, Dorset
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Abersychan And Pontypool Gates (WMR 3670)
Location:
Pontypool, Gwent
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Smith, W J
Memorial:
Men of the County of Pembroke (WMR 6812)
Location:
Haverfordwest, Dyfed

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Name:
Sergeant W M Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 7 Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (page 83)
Name:
Sergeant Smith
Context:
joined
Date:
28 May 1916
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 4 (Queen's Own) Hussars (page 91)
Name:
Corporal Smith
Context:
returned_leave
Date:
30 May 1916
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Machine Gun Company (page 44)
Name:
Private Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 15 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (page 73)
Name:
Private Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 15 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (page 78)
Name:
Sergeant Smith
Context:
combat
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 15 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (page 73)
Name:
Sergeant Smith
Context:
other
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 15 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (page 82)
Name:
Private Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 15 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (page 74)
Name:
Sergeant Smith
Context:
other
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 15 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (page 72)
Name:
Sergeant Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 15 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (page 79)