William Parker Smethurst
Date of BirthUnknown
Course2 Years at Borough Road College, 1914-1916
Royal Welsh Fusiliers, 9th Battalion
Date of death8 June 1917
Buried/memorialYpres (Menin Gate) Memorial (Grave/Memorial reference: Panel 22.)
Private William Parker Smethurst was the son of Mr and Mrs John Smethurst. He attended Borough Road College for two years, though nothing is known of his time spent at the college. He enlisted into the Royal Welsh Fusiliers, and was killed on 8 June 1917 aged 23.