Lance Corporal William John Smith

Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry

Died: Tuesday 15 September 1914

Connected records

Record:
SMITH, WILLIAM JOHN
Additional information:
Cemetery:
LA FERTE-SOUS-JOUARRE MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
other
Date:
11 Sep 1914
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 3 Battalion Coldstream Guards (page 24)
Name:
Driver Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
15 Sep 1914
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Signal Company. (page 24)
Name:
Driver Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
15 Sep 1914
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Signal Company. (page 24)
Name:
Gunner Smith
Context:
Date:
17 Sep 1914
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 15 Brigade Royal Field Artillery (page 18)
Name:
Gunner Smith
Context:
Date:
17 Sep 1914
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 15 Brigade Royal Field Artillery (page 18)
Name:
Driver Smith
Context:
returned_hospital
Date:
18 Sep 1914
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 15 Brigade Royal Field Artillery (page 14)
Name:
Corporal Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
19 Sep 1914
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 5 Dragoon Guards (page 51)
Name:
Private Smith
Context:
award
Date:
19 Sep 1914
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 4 Cavalry Field Ambulance (page 17)
Name:
Corporal Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
19 Sep 1914
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 5 Dragoon Guards (page 21)
Name:
Corporal Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
19 Sep 1914
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 5 Dragoon Guards (page 53)