We remember George Robert Roberts

We remember George Robert Roberts

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Timeline

Timeline

1888
birth North Wingfield, Derbyshire United Kingdom Source:8499267 1888
1890
sibling Emma Roberts Source:8499267 1890
1894
sibling Eliza Roberts Source:8499267 1894
1895
sibling Fanny Jane Roberts Source:8499267 1895
1897
sibling Thomas Evans Roberts Source:8499267 1897
1900
sibling Unreadable Possibly Elsie Roberts Source:8499267 1900
1901
dates Age 13 Source:8499267 1901
1901
employment Coal Miner A Colliery local to North Wingfield Derbyshire Waterloo, North Wingfield, Derbyshire United Kingdom Source:8499267 31st March 1901
1901
location Waterloo, North Wingfield, Derbyshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8499267 31st March 1901
1910
marriage Bertha Roberts nee Whitmore Source:8499249 1910
1910
dates Age 23 Source:5513644 21st December 1910
1912
children Lily Roberts Source:8499297 1912
1914
children Emma Roberts Source:8499297 1914
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:3763718 10th November 1915
1916
children George R Roberts Source:8499297 1916
1916
service British Army Private 4011 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment) 1st/5th Battalion Source:8499249 1916
enlistment Derby United Kingdom Source:8499306
1916
death Killed in Action Killed in action on the notorious first day of the battle of the Somme. He was 29. The Somme, Western Front France Source:8499249 Source:3763718 1st July 1916

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names George Robert
Initials GR
Last Name Roberts
Source 8499249
First Names George Robert
Initials GR
Last Name Roberts
Source 5513644
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Waterloo, North Wingfield, Derbyshire United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 4011 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment) 1st/5th Battalion Private
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
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Lily Roberts daughter 1912
Emma Roberts daughter 1914
George R Roberts son 1916
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emma Roberts nee Evans mother
Robert Albert Roberts father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Emma Roberts sister 1890
Eliza Roberts sister 1894
Fanny Jane Roberts sister 1895
Thomas Evans Roberts brother 1897
Unreadable Possibly Elsie Roberts sister 1900
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Bertha Roberts nee Whitmore wife 1910

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External Evidence

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission Website Keith22624
FreeBMD Search for George Robert Roberts' Children Keith22624
Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919 Keith22624

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Stonebroom War Memorial Keith22624

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