Lance Corporal William George Smith

Cameron Highlanders

Died: Monday 14 August 1916

Connected records

Record:
SMITH, WILLIAM GEORGE
Additional information:
Cemetery:
THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Pier and Face 15 B.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
joined
Date:
10 Aug 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion East Surrey Regiment (page 158)
Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
other
Date:
11 Aug 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: Divisional Signal Company (page 130)
Name:
Corporal Smith
Context:
other
Date:
13 Aug 1916
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Divisional Auxiliary Horse Transport Company (576 Company A.S.C.) (page 42)
Name:
Private Smith
Context:
award
Date:
13 Aug 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: Brigade Machine Gun Company (page 99)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Smith
Context:
other
Date:
15 Aug 1916
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 23 Field Company Royal Engineers. (page 178)
Name:
Sergeant Smith
Context:
Date:
17 Aug 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 56 Field Company Royal Engineers (page 185)
Name:
Colonel Smith
Context:
other
Date:
17 Aug 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 10 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 82)
Name:
other Lieutenant Smith
Context:
Date:
11 Aug 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: Divisional Signal Company (page 131)
Name:
Lieutenant B M Smith
Context:
commander
Date:
12 Aug 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: Divisional Signal Company (page 131)
Name:
departed_training Lance Sergeant Smith
Context:
Date:
12 Aug 1916
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 20 Hussars (page 300)