Serjeant Herbert Smith

Royal Engineers

Died: Saturday 17 November 1917 (aged 21)

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Record:
SMITH, HERBERT
Additional information:
Son of George Smith, of Fairview, Boro' Green, Barnsley.
Cemetery:
CANADA FARM CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
III. F. 25.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Second Lieutenant Smith
Context:
combat
Date:
16 Nov 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: Brigade Trench Mortar Battery (page 316)
Name:
Private W A Smith
Context:
joined
Date:
13 Nov 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 11 Field Ambulance (page 305)
Name:
Lieutenant G H Smith
Context:
other
Date:
14 Nov 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Trench Mortar Batteries (page 102)
Name:
Lieutenant G H Smith
Context:
commander
Date:
14 Nov 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Trench Mortar Batteries (page 114)
Name:
Major W C Smith
Context:
departed_sick
Date:
15 Nov 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 6 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion King's Liverpool Regiment. (page 489)
Name:
Lieutenant G H Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
15 Nov 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Trench Mortar Batteries (page 103)
Name:
Captain E C E Smith
Context:
departed_sick
Date:
17 Nov 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 9 (Queen's Royal) Lancers (page 308)
Name:
Corporal F Smith
Context:
returned_posted
Date:
19 Nov 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1 Cavalry Field Ambulance (page 287)
Name:
Gunner C T Smith
Context:
other
Date:
20 Nov 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Trench Mortar Batteries (page 103)
Name:
Second Lieutenant G R Smith
Context:
other
Date:
22 Nov 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: Brigade Trench Mortar Battery (page 318)