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Record:
SMITH, WILLIAM THOMAS
Additional information:
Cemetery:
YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Panel 37 and 39.
Country:
Belgium

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Oral history

British signalman served with Royal Corps of Signals attached to 13th Corps in North Africa, 1941-1942; POW in North Africa, Bari Transit Camp, Bari and Campo PG 78, Sulmona, Italy and Germany, 6/1942-4/1945
REEL 1 Aspects of operations as signalman with Royal Corps of Signals, 13th Corps in North Africa, 1941-1942: voyages from GB to Egypt; pattern of service in North Africa, 1942. Aspects of period as POW in North Africa, 5/ 1942: capture, release and re-capture by Germans, 5/1942; character of …

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Name recorded:
Smith, William Thomas
Memorial:
Boxford (WMR 41395)
Location:
Boxford, Berkshire
Name recorded:
Smith, William Thomas
Memorial:
Maer Tablet (WMR 21071)
Location:
Maer, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Smith, William Thomas
Memorial:
Prince Of Wales Own Civil Service Rifles 15th Battalion London Regiment - WW1 Pillar (WMR 2814)
Location:
Strand, Greater London
Name recorded:
Smith, William Thomas
Memorial:
The Buffs (East Kent) Regiment -First World War Book Of Remembrance (WMR 40979)
Location:
Canterbury, Kent
Name recorded:
Smith, William T
Memorial:
Heaton Presbyterians - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 34538)
Location:
Heaton, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Smith, William T
Memorial:
Ventnor (WMR 21871)
Location:
Ventnor, Isle Of Wight
Name recorded:
Smith, W T
Memorial:
Borough Of Bideford - WW1 (WMR 45893)
Location:
Bideford, Devon
Name recorded:
Smith, W T
Memorial:
St Thomas with St Nicholas Church - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 21272)
Location:
Bedhampton, Hampshire
Name recorded:
Smith, W T
Memorial:
North Staffordshire Railway Company (WMR 51133)
Location:
Blythe Bridge, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Smith, W T
Memorial:
Gray Street School (WMR 2399)
Location:
Bootle, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Smith, W T
Memorial:
North Staffordshire Railway Company (WMR 51133)
Location:
Blythe Bridge, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Smith, W T
Memorial:
St Pauls School - Roll Of Service (WMR 14207)
Location:
Derby, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Smith, W T
Memorial:
St. George's - WW1 (WMR 9138)
Location:
Reading, Berkshire
Name recorded:
Smith, W T
Memorial:
St James Church Roll Of Honour WW1 (WMR 14215)
Location:
Matlock, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Smith, W T
Memorial:
Liverpool Cotton Association (WMR 2339)
Location:
Liverpool, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Smith, W T
Memorial:
St Saviour's Church WW1 (WMR 42479)
Location:
Bacup, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Smith, W T
Memorial:
Bootle (WMR 1286)
Location:
Bootle, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Smith, W T
Memorial:
Glatton WW1 (WMR 227)
Location:
Glatton, Cambridgeshire
Name recorded:
Smith, W T
Memorial:
Welford Road Cemetery Cross & Memorial Wall (WMR 37740)
Location:
Leicester, Leicestershire
Name recorded:
Smith, W T
Memorial:
Dulwich College WW1 And WW2 - Cross (WMR 12610)
Location:
Dulwich, Greater London
Name recorded:
Smith, W T
Memorial:
St Michael And All Angels Church Cenotaph (WMR 17830)
Location:
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Smith, W T
Memorial:
Ventnor (WMR 21871)
Location:
Ventnor, Isle Of Wight
Name recorded:
Smith, W T
Memorial:
Bournemouth Post Office WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 51587)
Location:
Poole, Dorset
Name recorded:
Smith, W T
Memorial:
Ashdon (WMR 22974)
Location:
Ashdon, Essex
Name recorded:
Smith, W T
Memorial:
Woodside Higher Grade School WW1 (WMR 82096)
Location:
Glasgow, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Smith, W T
Memorial:
Ashdon All Saints Church (WMR 22975)
Location:
Ashdon, Essex
Name recorded:
Smith, W T
Memorial:
Isle Of Wight County War Memorial (WMR 21732)
Location:
Carisbrooke (newport), Isle Of Wight
Name recorded:
Smith, W T
Memorial:
Bingley (WMR 28736)
Location:
Bingley, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Smith, W T
Memorial:
Brierley Hill (WMR 17472)
Location:
Brierley Hill, West Midlands
Name recorded:
Smith, W T
Memorial:
Sons of Leek and Lieutenant Basil Lee Nicholson (WMR 13742)
Location:
Leek, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Smith, W T
Memorial:
Grays (WMR 45800)
Location:
Grays, Essex
Name recorded:
Smith, W T
Memorial:
Grays (WMR 45800)
Location:
Grays, Essex
Name recorded:
Smith, W T
Memorial:
Lancashire And Yorkshire Railway (WMR 13093)
Location:
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Smith, W T
Memorial:
Stanford Le Hope (WMR 45810)
Location:
Stanford Le Hope, Essex
Name recorded:
Smith, W T
Memorial:
Hemel Hempstead (WMR 2955)
Location:
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire

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Name:
Driver W Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
25 Sep 1915
Diary:
3 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 3 Divisional Train (15,21,22,29 Companies A.S.C.). (page 902)
Name:
Driver W Smith
Context:
departed_sick
Date:
25 Sep 1915
Diary:
3 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 3 Divisional Train (15,21,22,29 Companies A.S.C.). (page 902)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Smith
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
25 Sep 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Gordon Highlanders (page 118)
Name:
Private Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
26 Sep 1915
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 38 Trench Mortar Battery (page 23)
Name:
Private Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
26 Sep 1915
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 38 Trench Mortar Battery (page 23)
Name:
Private Smith
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
29 Sep 1915
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 13 Sanitary Section (page 520)
Name:
Private C Smith
Context:
departed_sick
Date:
21 Sep 1915
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 13 Sanitary Section (page 514)
Name:
Captain V P Smith
Context:
joined
Date:
22 Sep 1915
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 56 Field Company Royal Engineers (page 133)
Name:
Lieutenant G E Smith
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
25 Sep 1915
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (page 189)