We remember John Robertshaw Hill

We remember John Robertshaw Hill

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Timeline

Timeline

1883
birth Bradford, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8773055 1883
1908
employment Assistant Imperial Institute London United Kingdom Source:8773050 1908 - 1910
1910
employment Government Chemist Federated Malay States Government Kuala Lumpur Malaysia Source:8773050 1910 - 1913
1913
employment Researcher Royal Institution London United Kingdom Source:8773050 1913 - 1914
1914
service British Army Private 16/473 West Yorkshire Regiment 16th "Bradford Pals" Source:8773080 1914 - 1915
1915
service British Army Corporal 106320 Royal Engineers Source:8773080 1915 - 28th April 1916
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:1877302 27th July 1915
1916
commission Temporary Source:8773080 29th April 1916
1916
service British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Engineers "P" Special Coy. Source:7309480 1916 - 6th May 1917
1917
dates Age 33 Source:8773050 1917
education "BA with honours in chemistry and subsequently took a position as assistant demonstrator and research student." St John's College, Cambridge Cambridge United Kingdom Source:8773050
education Secondary School Bradford Grammar School Bradford, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8773050
location 6, Birr Rd., Heaton, Bradford United Kingdom parents address Source:7309480
1917
death Source:7309480 6th May 1917
burial Beaulencourt British Cemetery, Ligny-Thilloy CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France III. E. 22. Source:7309480

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John Robertshaw
Initials JR
Last Name Hill
Source 1877302
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
6, Birr Rd., Heaton, Bradford United Kingdom parents address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 16/473 West Yorkshire Regiment 16th "Bradford Pals" Private
British Army 106320 Royal Engineers Corporal
British Army Royal Engineers "P" Special Coy. Second Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sara Jane Hill mother
Thomas R Hill father

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Rosemary251
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Rosemary251
Bradford Pals 1914-1918 Transcription Rosemary251

External Evidence

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Royal Society of Chemistry: Pro patria Remembering the First World War Rosemary251
The Roll of Honour Rosemary251
Bradford Grammar Rosemary251

Multimedia

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Cathedral Church of St Mary the Virgin KL Rosemary251
John Robertshaw Hill Rosemary251

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