Lance Corporal James Smith was killed during the action at Salerno.
We have a document in our Gallery that outlines these details. "Killed in action at Dragone Hill, on the left flank North of Jaconti. Buried 20 yards past 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. Marked with a steel helmet but occupier of house some 20 to 30 yards away knows exact location."
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