Rifleman Henry John Hope Smith

Rifle Brigade

Died: Sunday 31 March 1918 (aged 28)

Connected records

Record:
SMITH, HENRY JOHN HOPE
Additional information:
Son of Mr. and Mrs. Hope Smith, of 15, Frobisher Rd., Hornsey, London.
Cemetery:
ROYE NEW BRITISH CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
IV. C. 18.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Lieutenant Colonel H M Smith
Context:
author
Date:
2 Apr 1918
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 6 Battalion Machine Gun Corps (page 15)
Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
26 Mar 1918
Diary:
2 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 6 Field Ambulance. (page 345)
Name:
Major Smith
Context:
commander
Date:
26 Mar 1918
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Highland Light Infantry (page 266)
Name:
Gunner Smith
Context:
joined
Date:
26 Mar 1918
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Trench Mortar Batteries (page 174)
Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
returned_posted
Date:
27 Mar 1918
Diary:
2 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 6 Field Ambulance. (page 345)
Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
returned_training
Date:
28 Mar 1918
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 23 Field Company Royal Engineers. (page 312)
Name:
Captain Smith
Context:
joined
Date:
29 Mar 1918
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 9 Mobile Veterinary Section. (page 874)
Name:
Captain Smith
Context:
other
Date:
30 Mar 1918
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 9 Mobile Veterinary Section. (page 874)
Name:
Major Smith
Context:
commander
Date:
30 Mar 1918
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 5 Infantry Brigade: 24 Battalion Royal Fusiliers. (page 510)
Name:
Sergeant Smith
Context:
joined
Date:
31 Mar 1918
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Machine Gun Corps (page 57)