Private Henry Ernest Smith

South African Infantry

Died: Thursday 26 July 1917 (aged 40)

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Record:
SMITH, HENRY ERNEST
Additional information:
Son of J. R. and A. C. Smith. Born at Uitenhage, Cape Province, South Africa.
Cemetery:
DAR ES SALAAM WAR CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
1. B. 16.
Country:
Tanzania

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Name recorded:
Smith, Henry E
Memorial:
Sandwick - WW1 (WMR 8893)
Location:
Sandwick, Shetland
Name recorded:
Smith, Henry E
Memorial:
Men of Shetland (Including Lieutenant William Bruce VC) (WMR 6070)
Location:
Lerwick, Shetland
Name recorded:
Smith, H E
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Wadsley Congregational WW1 (WMR 27797)
Location:
Wadsley, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Smith, H E
Memorial:
Royal Commercial Travellers Schools Plaque - WW1 (WMR 11202)
Location:
Harrow, Greater London
Name recorded:
Smith, H E
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Rodington (WMR 14071)
Location:
Rodington, Shropshire
Name recorded:
Smith, H E
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Shrewsbury Catholic School (WMR 14005)
Location:
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Name recorded:
Smith, H E
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North Somerset Yeomanry - WW1 And WW2 (WMR 46356)
Location:
Bishops Hull, Somerset
Name recorded:
Smith, H E
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Sidbury - WW1 (WMR 25480)
Location:
Sidbury, Devon
Name recorded:
Smith, H E
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Lustleigh - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 25940)
Location:
Lustleigh, Devon
Name recorded:
Smith, H E
Memorial:
Ipswich Cenotaph (WMR 4614)
Location:
Ipswich, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Smith, H E
Memorial:
Nottingham And District Post Office Staffs (WMR 65574)
Location:
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Smith, H E
Memorial:
Ransome and Marles Staff (WMR 20025)
Location:
Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Smith, H E
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St Leonards Parishioners (WMR 20269)
Location:
Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Smith, H E
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Holy Innocents Mission - WW1 (WMR 45086)
Location:
Middleton, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Smith, H E
Memorial:
Wymondham Abbey (WMR 20185)
Location:
Wymondham, Norfolk
Name recorded:
Smith, H E
Memorial:
Broad St Plaques (WMR 3725)
Location:
Stamford, Lincolnshire
Name recorded:
Smith, H E
Memorial:
St Barnabas Parishioners WW1 (WMR 18056)
Location:
Bethnal Green, Greater London

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Name:
Major H Smith
Context:
returned_leave
Date:
24 Jul 1917
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 192 Machine Gun Company (page 47)
Name:
Second Lieutenant H Smith
Context:
joined
Date:
31 Jul 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1 Royal Dragoons (page 113)
Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
24 Jul 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 7 Cavalry Field Ambulance (page 8)
Name:
Captain Smith
Context:
Date:
31 Jul 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: Divisional Trench Mortar Batteries (page 104)
Name:
Captain Smith
Context:
author
Date:
31 Jul 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 9 (Queen's Royal) Lancers (page 280)
Name:
Captain Smith
Context:
other
Date:
31 Jul 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Royal Sussex Regiment (page 355)
Name:
Private Smith
Context:
Died
Date:
31 Jul 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 9 (Queen's Royal) Lancers (page 284)
Name:
Lieutenant A B Smith
Context:
other
Date:
21 Jul 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 15 (King's) Hussars (page 202)
Name:
Captain W C Smith
Context:
joined
Date:
22 Jul 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 6 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion King's Liverpool Regiment. (page 425)
Name:
Driver E Smith
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
24 Jul 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Divisional Auxiliary Horse Transport Company (576 Company A.S.C.) (page 86)