Private Leonard Francis Smith

Gordon Highlanders

Died: Thursday 12 April 1917

Connected records

Record:
SMITH, LEONARD FRANCIS
Additional information:
Son of William and Fanny Smith.
Cemetery:
AUBIGNY COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION
Cemetery/memorial reference:
II. C. 14.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Smith, L F
Memorial:
St Philips Church WW1 (WMR 28982)
Location:
Girlington, West Yorkshire

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Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
other
Date:
8 Apr 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 23 Field Company Royal Engineers. (page 244)
Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
joined
Date:
9 Apr 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Divisional Supply Column (73 Company A.S.C.) (page 471)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Smith
Context:
Date:
9 Apr 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Divisional Supply Column (73 Company A.S.C.) (page 462)
Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
other
Date:
9 Apr 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Divisional Supply Column (73 Company A.S.C.) (page 481)
Name:
Captain Smith
Context:
commander
Date:
11 Apr 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment (page 98)
Name:
Lieutenant Smith
Context:
other
Date:
15 Apr 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Cheshire Regiment (page 434)
Name:
Sapper R Smith
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
9 Apr 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 406 Field Company Royal Engineers (formerly 1/1 Renfrew) (page 133)
Name:
Sapper R Smith
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
9 Apr 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 406 Field Company Royal Engineers (formerly 1/1 Renfrew) (page 133)
Name:
Sapper G Smith
Context:
Wounded
Date:
9 Apr 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 406 Field Company Royal Engineers (formerly 1/1 Renfrew) (page 133)
Name:
Second Lieutenant D G Smith
Context:
other
Date:
9 Apr 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Divisional Supply Column (73 Company A.S.C.) (page 491)