Private William Samuel Smith

Suffolk Regiment

Died: Saturday 17 February 1917 (aged 46)

Connected records

Record:
SMITH, WILLIAM SAMUEL
Additional information:
Husband of Annie Ellen Smith, of 889, London Road, Leigh-on-Sea.
Cemetery:
CALAIS SOUTHERN CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Plot F. Row 4. Grave 7.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Private W A Smith
Context:
discipline
Date:
17 Feb 1917
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Buffs (East Kent Regiment). (page 222)
Name:
Second Lieutenant W G Smith
Context:
other
Date:
21 Feb 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 23 Field Company Royal Engineers. (page 229)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Smith
Context:
award
Date:
20 Feb 1917
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 12 (Prince of Wales) Lancers (page 160)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Smith
Context:
other
Date:
20 Feb 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 23 Field Company Royal Engineers. (page 228)
Name:
Second Lieutenant S P H Smith
Context:
joined
Date:
14 Feb 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Divisional Ammunition Column (page 317)
Name:
Second Lieutenant S P H Smith
Context:
joined
Date:
14 Feb 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Divisional Ammunition Column (page 317)
Name:
Captain E C E Smith
Context:
other
Date:
16 Feb 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 9 (Queen's Royal) Lancers (page 234)
Name:
Captain Eric Smith
Context:
joined
Date:
17 Feb 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: Brigade Pioneer Battalion (page 9)
Name:
Second Lieutenant A W Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
18 Feb 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 10 Battalion Gloucestershire Regiment (page 70)
Name:
Second Lieutenant C H Smith
Context:
joined
Date:
21 Feb 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Essex Regiment (page 266)