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Record:
SMITH, SAMUEL
Additional information:
Cemetery:
YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Panel 37 and 39.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
award Smith
Context:
Date:
18 Oct 1914
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 56 Field Company Royal Engineers (page 37)
Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
commander
Date:
20 Oct 1914
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Wiltshire Regiment (page 31)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Smith
Context:
Missing in action
Date:
20 Oct 1914
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment) (page 23)
Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
joined
Date:
20 Oct 1914
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 2 Mobile Veterinary Section (page 647)
Name:
Corporal Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
21 Oct 1914
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 5 Dragoon Guards (page 78)
Name:
Private Smith
Context:
award
Date:
21 Oct 1914
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Wiltshire Regiment (page 34)
Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
combat
Date:
23 Oct 1914
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Wiltshire Regiment (page 37)
Name:
Staff Sergeant Smith
Context:
promotion
Date:
23 Oct 1914
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 5 Cavalry Field Ambulance (page 23)
Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
combat
Date:
23 Oct 1914
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Wiltshire Regiment (page 37)
Name:
Captain Smith
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
24 Oct 1914
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 9 (Queen's Royal) Lancers (page 31)