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Roll Call Sergeant Harold W Smith – 22 September 1944

Sergeant Harold Wilson Smith, son of Harold Wilson and Bessie Smith, of Crossens, Southport, Lancashire, served with 2nd Wing, Glider Pilot Regiment. He took part in the Battle of Arnhem, during Op Market Garden.

He died on 22 September 1944, aged 26 years old. He is now buried at Oosterbeek War Cemetery, Arnhem.


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Listed Operations

17/09/1944 – 25/09/1944 Arnhem (Operation Market Garden)

Airborne Forces service history

Glider Pilot Regiment, (Sergeant)

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