Signalman Edward Haines Smith

Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve, HM Yacht Zarefah

Died: Tuesday 8 May 1917 (aged 21)

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Record:
SMITH, EDWARD HAINES
Additional information:
Son of Rowland and Helen Smith, of 126, Oxford St., Wednesbury, Staffs.
Cemetery:
PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
25.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Lieutenant E M Smith
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
9 May 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: Divisional Signal Company (page 230)
Name:
Captain Smith
Context:
other
Date:
4 May 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment (page 110)
Name:
Second Lieutenant P L Smith
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
3 May 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 12 Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (page 156)
Name:
Captain H Smith
Context:
commander
Date:
3 May 1917
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 192 Machine Gun Company (page 22)
Name:
Second Lieutenant P L Smith
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
3 May 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 12 Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (page 156)
Name:
Second Lieutenant J S Smith
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
5 May 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 6 Infantry Brigade: 2 Battalion South Staffordshire Regiment. (page 293)
Name:
Sergeant J F Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
6 May 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Machine Gun Company (page 94)
Name:
Quarter Master Sergeant S Smith
Context:
other
Date:
8 May 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1/1 North Somerset Yeomanry (page 652)
Name:
Quarter Master Sergeant Smith
Context:
Date:
8 May 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1/1 North Somerset Yeomanry (page 652)
Name:
Captain H Smith
Context:
commander
Date:
9 May 1917
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 192 Machine Gun Company (page 23)