Captain Valentine Herbert Smith

The Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment)

Died: Saturday 1 June 1918 (aged 28)

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Record:
SMITH, VALENTINE HERBERT
Additional information:
Son of James and Elizabeth Sarah Smith, of "Bosworth", King's Rd., Walton-on-Thames, Surrey.
Cemetery:
MANGOCHI TOWN CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
45.
Country:
Malawi

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Name recorded:
Smith, Valentine H
Memorial:
Walton On Thames Methodist Church - WW1 (WMR 23322)
Location:
Walton On Thames, Surrey
Name recorded:
Smith, V H
Memorial:
St Marys Church -ww1 (WMR 23552)
Location:
Walton On Thames, Surrey
Name recorded:
Smith, V H
Memorial:
Walton on Thames (WMR 23550)
Location:
Walton On Thames, Surrey

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Name:
Lance Corporal Smith
Context:
other
Date:
29 May 1918
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 11 Battalion Essex Regiment (page 184)
Name:
Lance Corporal Smith
Context:
award
Date:
5 Jun 1918
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 21 Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment (PIONEERS) (page 91)
Name:
Captain Smith
Context:
commander
Date:
6 Jun 1918
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 23 Field Company Royal Engineers. (page 332)
Name:
Private W Smith
Context:
other
Date:
27 May 1918
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 95 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. (page 95)
Name:
Private S Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
27 May 1918
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 95 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. (page 85)
Name:
Second Lieutenant J B Smith
Context:
joined
Date:
27 May 1918
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 95 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. (page 106)
Name:
Lance Corporal J Smith
Context:
Date:
27 May 1918
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 95 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. (page 100)
Name:
Private W Smith
Context:
award
Date:
29 May 1918
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 1 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Cameron Highlanders. (page 585)
Name:
Driver A L Smith
Context:
departed_leave
Date:
30 May 1918
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1 Cavalry Field Ambulance (page 340)
Name:
Corporal A P Smith
Context:
award
Date:
31 May 1918
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 3 Battalion Machine Gun Corps (page 92)