Bob Smith (rower)
|Full name||Robert Benedict Seymour Smith|
|Born||15 April 1909|
|Died||13 January 1993(aged 83)|
During World War II, Smith served with the 2nd New Zealand Expeditionary Force. In January 1943 he was awarded the Military Medal in recognition of gallant and distinguished services in the Middle East. In June 1943 he was commissioned as a 2nd lieutenant in the New Zealand Engineers.
- "Bob Smith". New Zealand Olympic Committee. 2016. Retrieved 9 March 2017.
- "Robert Benedict Smith". Online Cenotaph. Auckland War Memorial Museum. Retrieved 9 March 2017.
- "No. 35879". The London Gazette (Supplement). 28 January 1943. p. 526.
- "New Zealand, World War II appointments, promotions, transfers and resignations, 1935–1945". Ancestry.com Operations. 2014. Retrieved 9 March 2017.
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