Sapper JOHN WILLIAM SMITH

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Rank Sapper
Forenames JOHN WILLIAM
Surname SMITH
Initials J W
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Friday, 09 June 1944
Age 22
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From SUNDERLAND, COUNTY DURHAM, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 14508745
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Royal Engineers
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 79 Assault Squadron
Military Honours and Awards Unknown
Place of Burial/Commemoration BAYEUX MEMORIAL
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location Panel 17, Column 1.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph NO EPITAPH
Family Details SON OF JOHN WILLIAM AND SARAH JANE SMITH; HUSBAND OF RUTH SMITH, OF SUNDERLAND, COUNTY DURHAM.

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Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
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