Rifleman Robert Smith

Royal Irish Rifles

Died: Friday 2 November 1917

Connected records

Record:
SMITH, ROBERT
Additional information:
Cemetery:
METZ-EN-COUTURE COMMUNAL CEMETERY BRITISH EXTENSION
Cemetery/memorial reference:
II. C. 8.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
joined
Date:
31 Oct 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 26 Field Company Royal Engineers (page 34)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
31 Oct 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Norfolk Regiment (page 343)
Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
31 Oct 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 26 Field Company Royal Engineers (page 36)
Name:
commander Smith
Context:
Date:
31 Oct 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 26 Field Company Royal Engineers (page 35)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Smith
Context:
other
Date:
31 Oct 1917
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 14 Battalion Durham Light Infantry (page 288)
Name:
Captain Smith
Context:
Date:
7 Nov 1917
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 8 Mobile Veterinary Section (page 792)
Name:
Second Lieutenant D T Smith
Context:
joined
Date:
31 Oct 1917
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 14 Battalion Durham Light Infantry (page 285)
Name:
Private J Smith
Context:
Date:
31 Oct 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 95 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. (page 453)
Name:
Lance Corporal W Smith
Context:
award
Date:
31 Oct 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 10 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 199)
Name:
Lance Corporal J Smith
Context:
Date:
31 Oct 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 95 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. (page 467)