SMITH, James

Known as: 
Jim
Rank: 
Lance Corporal
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
South Lancashire Regiment
Service: 
Army
Service numbers: 
3654054
Died : 
Monday, September 13, 1943
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
24
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Operations: 
Local Roll of Honour: 
LCpl James Smith
Lance Corporal James Smith died [1] during operations at Dragone Hill,  Salerno, on the left flank North of Jaconti. He was initially buried 20 yards past a T junction (Map ref. 600310) from Dragone to Padacouni, and 20 yards in from the road, ie. South on the left hand side. Map ref. 600309. His body was never found [2].
 
Sources
[1] CWGC.
[2] 2 Commando Casualties Salerno document below.
 
Primary Roll of Honour: 

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