Private William John Smith

Royal Sussex Regiment

Died: Monday 7 August 1916

Connected records

Record:
SMITH, WILLIAM JOHN
Additional information:
Cemetery:
THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Pier and Face 7 C.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
Date:
3 Aug 1916
Diary:
1 INDIAN CAVALRY DIVISION: Sialkot Cavalry Field Ambulance (page 217)
Name:
other Smith
Context:
departed_sick
Date:
4 Aug 1916
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: Signal Squadron Royal Engineers (page 77)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Smith
Context:
other
Date:
4 Aug 1916
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 15 (King's) Hussars (page 131)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Smith
Context:
other
Date:
6 Aug 1916
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 1 Battalion South Wales Borderers (page 484)
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:
Second Lieutenant I C Smith
Context:
departed_sick
Date:
5 Aug 1916
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Leicestershire Yeomanry (page 74)
Name:
Lieutenant E B M Smith
Context:
other
Date:
8 Aug 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 71 Infantry Brigade: 2 Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment). (page 109)
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)