We remember Horace Osborne Robotham

We remember Horace Osborne Robotham

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Timeline

Timeline

1879
birth Heath Town United Kingdom Source:8535588 1879
1891
location Heath Street, Heath Town United Kingdom parents address Source:8603516 1891
1899
employment Footballer Hunslet FC Hunslet United Kingdom Source:8535588 1899 - 1901
1899
employment Footballer Ossett FC Ossett FC United Kingdom Source:8535588 1899
1901
employment Professional footballer Wolverhampton Wanderers FC Wolverhampton United Kingdom Source:8535588 1901 - 1902
1901
location Kirkstall United Kingdom other group residence address Source:8603517 1901
1901
employment Bricklayer Kirkstall United Kingdom Source:8603517 1901
1903
employment Footballer Fulham FC Fulham United Kingdom Source:8535588 1903 - 1905
1905
marriage Jessie Gertrude Dougherty Source:8621543 5th June 1905 - 12th September 1916
1905
employment Footballer Brentford FC Brentford United Kingdom Source:8535588 1905 - 1906
1906
employment Professional footballer Glossop AFC Glossop United Kingdom Source:8535588 1906 - 1907
1907
employment Footballer New Brompton FC Gillingham United Kingdom Source:8535588 1907 - 1908
1907
children Constance Robotham Source:8603521 1907
1908
employment Footballer Wellington Town FC Telford United Kingdom Source:8535588 1908
1910
children Horace Robotham Source:8603522 1910
1911
employment Window Cleaner, grocer Wolverhampton United Kingdom Source:8603518 1911
1911
location 34 Junction Street, Wolverhampton United Kingdom their own address Source:8603518 1911
1915
location 31 Field Street, Wolverhampton United Kingdom Source:8621543 1915
1915
enlistment Wolverhampton United Kingdom Source:8620108 1915
1915
service British Army Private F/2397 Middlesex Regiment 23rd (Service) Battalion Source:8620106 1915
1916
events Footballers Battalion Landed in France Source:8535612 3rd May 1916
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8535612 1916
events Cranleigh Training Cranleigh United Kingdom Source:8535612
events Aldershot Training Source:8535612
employment Footballer Redshaw Albion FC United Kingdom Source:8535588
employment Footballer Wolverhampton Post Office FC Wolverhampton United Kingdom Source:8535588
1916
death Killed in Action Killed during the Battle of Flers-Courcelette. Somme France Source:7379254 Source:8620108 Source:8535587 12th September 1916
burial Thiepval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Pier and Face 12D & 13B Source:8535587

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Horace Osborne
Initials HO
Last Name Robotham
Source 8535587
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
31 Field Street, Wolverhampton United Kingdom known 1915
34 Junction Street, Wolverhampton United Kingdom their own address known 1911
Heath Street, Heath Town United Kingdom parents address known 1891
Kirkstall United Kingdom other group residence address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army F/2397 Middlesex Regiment 23rd (Service) Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Constance Robotham daughter 1907
Horace Robotham son 1910
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jessie Gertrude Dougherty wife 5th June 1905

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Will72649
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Will72649
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Will72649
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Will72649
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Will72649
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Will72649
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Will72649
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Will72649
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Will72649

External Evidence

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Remember & Honour – The WW1 Brentford Players Will72649
Football League Players' Records 1888 to 1939, Mike Joyce Will72649
Football And The First World War Will72649
Ancestry.co.uk Will72649

Multimedia

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