Petty Officer Stoker William Smith

Royal Navy, HMS Nubian

Died: Friday 27 October 1916 (aged 37)

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This record relates to a Royal Navy casualty who served in the First World War, but because he had enlisted many years before, the record was not included amongst the naval records that were automatically created in the Lives of the First World War project
Record:
SMITH, WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of the late William and Theresa Smith, of Woolston, Southampton.
Cemetery:
DOVER (ST. JAMES'S) CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
E. V. 21.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Lieutenant Colonel Smith
Context:
author
Date:
24 Oct 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Battalion King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment (page 121)
Name:
Colonel Smith
Context:
other
Date:
24 Oct 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Battalion King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment (page 119)
Name:
Captain Smith
Context:
other
Date:
24 Oct 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 12 Mobile Veterinary Section (page 96)
Name:
Captain Smith
Context:
departed_leave
Date:
27 Oct 1916
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 1 Battalion South Wales Borderers (page 511)
Name:
Private Smith
Context:
other
Date:
31 Oct 1916
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 3 Dragoon Guards (page 396)
Name:
Sergeant Smith
Context:
other
Date:
31 Oct 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 9 Infantry Brigade: 4 Battalion Royal Fusiliers. (page 218)
Name:
Private Smith
Context:
other
Date:
31 Oct 1916
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 3 Dragoon Guards (page 396)
Name:
Lieutenant Colonel G A Smith
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
24 Oct 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Battalion King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment (page 122)
Name:
Lieutenant Colonel G A Smith
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
25 Oct 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Battalion King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment (page 122)
Name:
Second Lieutenant G W Smith
Context:
departed_sick
Date:
27 Oct 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 9 Battalion Devonshire Regiment (page 91)