Corporal Samuel Williams

Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders

Died: Thursday 24 May 1917 (aged 21)

Connected records

Record:
WILLIAMS, SAMUEL
Additional information:
Son of Mrs. Williams, of 40, Kennishead Rd., Thornliebank, Renfrew.
Cemetery:
ARRAS MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Bay 9.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Lieutenant Williams
Context:
joined
Date:
20 May 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Signal Squadron (page 663)
Name:
Major Williams
Context:
commander
Date:
21 May 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 13 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment). (page 502)
Name:
Major F A Williams
Context:
returned_hospital
Date:
20 May 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 15 Brigade Royal Field Artillery (page 486)
Name:
Lieutenant H S Williams
Context:
joined
Date:
22 May 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment (page 115)
Name:
Farrier R Williams
Context:
departed_leave
Date:
23 May 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Divisional Auxiliary Horse Transport Company (576 Company A.S.C.) (page 78)
Name:
Farrier R Williams
Context:
departed_leave
Date:
24 May 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Divisional Auxiliary Horse Transport Company (576 Company A.S.C.) (page 78)
Name:
Private P Williams
Context:
award
Date:
25 May 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 11 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Hampshire Regiment. (page 245)
Name:
Corporal H Williams
Context:
award
Date:
28 May 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 10 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment. (page 468)