Private Ernest Smith

East Surrey Regiment

Died: Sunday 23 July 1916

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Record:
SMITH, ERNEST
Additional information:
Cemetery:
THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Pier and Face 6 B and 6 C.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Lieutenant Colonel Smith
Context:
commander
Date:
18 Jul 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 76 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Gordon Highlanders. (page 71)
Name:
Lieutenant Colonel Smith
Context:
Date:
18 Jul 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 76 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Gordon Highlanders. (page 71)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Smith
Context:
other
Date:
19 Jul 1916
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 23 Field Company Royal Engineers. (page 172)
Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
commander
Date:
21 Jul 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: Divisional Signal Company (page 119)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Smith
Context:
Date:
21 Jul 1916
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 25 Brigade Royal Field Artillery (page 203)
Name:
Captain Smith
Context:
returned_hospital
Date:
27 Jul 1916
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 20 Hussars (page 298)
Name:
Second Lieutenant T F Smith
Context:
joined
Date:
18 Jul 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: Divisional Ammunition Column (page 76)
Name:
Captain J B Smith
Context:
commander
Date:
18 Jul 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 76 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Gordon Highlanders. (page 70)
Name:
Private W C G Smith
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
21 Jul 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 11 Field Ambulance (page 221)
Name:
Lieutenant S L Smith
Context:
joined
Date:
21 Jul 1916
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 25 Brigade Royal Field Artillery (page 203)