Trooper DOUGLAS ARTHUR SMITHERS (photo added)

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Rank Trooper
Forenames DOUGLAS ARTHUR
Surname SMITHERS (photo added)
Initials D A
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Monday, 10 July 1944
Age 21
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From DUNTON GREEN, KENT, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 7951722
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Royal Armoured Corps, Royal Tank Regiment
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 9 Royal Tank Regiment, Royal Armoured Corps
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration BAYEUX WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location XVIII. B. 23.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF ALFRED AND KATE SMITHERS, OF DUNTON GREEN, KENT.

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Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: Tony Chown, great nephew of Trooper Douglas Arthur Smithers.
Additional photographs provided by: Tony Chown, great nephew of Trooper Douglas Arthur Smithers and Carl Shilleto.
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Tony Chown

My Great Uncle Douglas Arthur Smithers R.I.P

On Wednesday, January 1, 2014