We remember Reginald William Roberts

We remember Reginald William Roberts

Timeline

Timeline

1891
sibling Gwendolen Mary Roberts Source:6653596 1891
1892
birth Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire United Kingdom Source:6653581 31st October 1892
1892
location Albert Street, Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire United Kingdom parents address Source:6653581 1st December 1892
1896
sibling Elsie Morley Roberts Source:6653596 1896
1898
sibling John Henry Roberts Source:6653596 1898
1901
location 53 Albert Street, Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire United Kingdom parents address Source:6653585 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 8 Source:6653585 31st March 1901
1904
sibling Mabel Frances Roberts Source:6653596 1904
1911
employment Cable Worker Insulated Cable Works Runcorn, Cheshire United Kingdom Source:6653590 2nd April 1911
1911
location 6 Leinster Street, Runcorn, Cheshire United Kingdom parents address Source:6653590 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 18 Source:6653590 2nd April 1911
1914
service British Army Private 15591 Cheshire Regiment 10th Battalion Source:6653596 4th September 1914 - 21st June 1916
1914
employment Labourer United Kingdom Source:6653596 4th September 1914
1914
enlistment Frodsham, Cheshire United Kingdom Source:6653596 4th September 1914
1914
dates Age 21 Source:6653596 4th September 1914
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6653596 26th September 1915 - 14th July 1916
1915
hospitalisation Admitted to 75 Field Ambulance Station at Nieppe on 3 December 1915 Hospital/Institution Source:6653596 3rd December 1915 - 4th December 1915
1916
service British Army Lance Corporal 15591 Cheshire Regiment 10th Battalion Source:6653596 21st June 1916 - 14th July 1916
1916
dates Age 23 Source:6653618 14th July 1916
service British Army Private 15591 Cheshire Regiment Source:3768928
events Minor offences Military Discipline Winchester and Aldershot United Kingdom Source:6653596
1916
death Died of wounds Wounded on 8 July while his unit was holding part of the Hindenburg Line near Thiepval on the Somme. Evacuated to 44 Casualty Clearing Station, he died of his wounds on 14 July. Western Front France Source:7211953 Source:6653596 15th July 1916
burial Puchevillers British Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Source:7211953

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Reginald William
Initials RW
Last Name Roberts
Source 6653581
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
53 Albert Street, Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
6 Leinster Street, Runcorn, Cheshire United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
Albert Street, Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire United Kingdom parents address known 1st December 1892
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 15591 Cheshire Regiment Private
British Army 15591 Cheshire Regiment 10th Battalion Private
British Army 15591 Cheshire Regiment 10th Battalion Lance Corporal
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
Elizabeth Helen Roberts nee Morley mother
Henry Roberts father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John Henry Roberts brother 1898
Gwendolen Mary Roberts sister 1891
Elsie Morley Roberts sister 1896
Mabel Frances Roberts sister 1904
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Dark Brown Brown
DateHeightSource
1914-09-04 5'6"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-09-04 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

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