Private William Smith

Royal Fusiliers

Died: Monday 27 March 1916

Connected records

Record:
SMITH, WILLIAM
Additional information:
Cemetery:
YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Panel 6 and 8.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Second Lieutenant Smith
Context:
joined
Date:
25 Mar 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 9 Infantry Brigade: 4 Battalion Royal Fusiliers. (page 127)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Smith
Context:
other
Date:
25 Mar 1916
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 23 Field Company Royal Engineers. (page 139)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Smith
Context:
Missing in action
Date:
28 Mar 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 9 Infantry Brigade: 4 Battalion Royal Fusiliers. (page 128)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Smith
Context:
Missing in action
Date:
28 Mar 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 9 Infantry Brigade: 4 Battalion Royal Fusiliers. (page 128)
Name:
Private Smith
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
31 Mar 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Brigade Machine Gun Company (page 30)
Name:
Captain Smith
Context:
other
Date:
31 Mar 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Durham Light Infantry (page 131)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Smith
Context:
returned_hospital
Date:
31 Mar 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 95 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. (page 67)
Name:
Major Smith
Context:
author
Date:
31 Mar 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Battalion King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment (page 54)
Name:
Smith
Context:
promotion
Date:
31 Mar 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Brigade Machine Gun Company (page 27)
Name:
Captain Smith
Context:
other
Date:
31 Mar 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Durham Light Infantry (page 131)