Lance Corporal R W Smith

ALIAS

Died: Sunday 19 August 1917 (aged 25)

Connected records

Record:
SMITH,
Additional information:
See POTTS, the true family name.
Cemetery:
DERRY HOUSE CEMETERY NO.2
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
Belgium

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Name:
Captain Smith
Context:
Died
Date:
22 Aug 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 7 Cavalry Field Ambulance (page 66)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Smith
Context:
returned_hospital
Date:
22 Aug 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 234 Machine Gun Company (page 15)
Name:
Captain Smith
Context:
Died
Date:
22 Aug 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 7 Cavalry Field Ambulance (page 66)
Name:
Captain H Smith
Context:
other
Date:
15 Aug 1917
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 192 Machine Gun Company (page 52)
Name:
Sergeant W Smith
Context:
award
Date:
15 Aug 1917
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: `J' Battery Royal Horse Artillery (page 144)
Name:
Second Lieutenant J B Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
17 Aug 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 14 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (page 264)
Name:
Captain W C Smith
Context:
promotion
Date:
18 Aug 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 6 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion King's Liverpool Regiment. (page 452)
Name:
Lieutenant D D Smith
Context:
other
Date:
18 Aug 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) (page 69)
Name:
Second Lieutenant J B Smith
Context:
Died
Date:
19 Aug 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 14 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (page 264)
Name:
Major W C Smith
Context:
departed_sick
Date:
21 Aug 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 6 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion King's Liverpool Regiment. (page 453)