Private William Smith

Royal Sussex Regiment

Died: Friday 1 November 1918 (aged 35)

Connected records

Record:
SMITH, WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of William Winton Smith and Catherine Octavia Smith, of 215, Ham Rd., Worthing.
Cemetery:
WORTHING (BROADWATER) CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
AII. 7. 19.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Company Sergeant Major W Smith
Context:
award
Date:
28 Oct 1918
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 1 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Cameron Highlanders. (page 780)
Name:
Lance Corporal W Smith
Context:
award
Date:
31 Oct 1918
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 1 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Cameron Highlanders. (page 780)
Name:
Private W Smith
Context:
award
Date:
31 Oct 1918
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Royal Sussex Regiment (page 475)
Name:
Private W Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
31 Oct 1918
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 71 Infantry Brigade: 9 Battalion Norfolk Regiment. (page 609)
Name:
Company Sergeant Major Smith
Context:
award
Date:
28 Oct 1918
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) (page 273)
Name:
Captain Smith
Context:
author
Date:
31 Oct 1918
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 9 (Queen's Royal) Lancers (page 393)
Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
combat
Date:
31 Oct 1918
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Buffs (East Kent Regiment). (page 606)
Name:
Private E Smith
Context:
award
Date:
28 Oct 1918
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Cheshire Regiment (page 109)
Name:
Private E Smith
Context:
award
Date:
28 Oct 1918
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Cheshire Regiment (page 109)
Name:
Second Lieutenant J W K Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
31 Oct 1918
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 76 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Gordon Highlanders. (page 333)