We remember Robert Blease

We remember Robert Blease

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Timeline

Timeline

1898
birth Farnworth, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:7618340 Source:7618346 1898
1916
employment Bank Employee Union Bank of Manchester Limited Farnworth, near Bolton United Kingdom Source:9051994 April 1916
1917
dates Age 19 Source:7618340 11th April 1917
employment Bank Employee Union Bank of Manchester Limited Farnworth, near Bolton United Kingdom Source:9051991
enlistment Preston United Kingdom Source:7618346
service British Army Private 24683 Loyal North Lancashire Regiment Source:383758
service British Army Lance Corporal 24683 The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 10th Battalion Source:7618340
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:7618346
location 103 Lord Street, Farnworth, Bolton United Kingdom parents address Source:5496497
location Kearsley United Kingdom Source:7618346
1917
death Killed in Action On 11th April 1917, at Arras, Lance Corporal Robert Blease was killed in action during an attack on a German trench that saw the Battalion sustain a great number of casualties. France Source:5496497 11th April 1917
burial Tank Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Guemappe, Pas de Calais France A. 12. Source:7618340

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Robert
Initials R
Last Name Blease
Source 383758
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
103 Lord Street, Farnworth, Bolton United Kingdom parents address
Kearsley United Kingdom
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 24683 Loyal North Lancashire Regiment Private
British Army 24683 The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 10th Battalion Lance Corporal
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Annie Blease mother
Robert William Blease 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 Transcription Yvonne27542
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Yvonne27542
Manchester employers Roll of Honour 1914-1916 Transcription Yvonne27542

External Evidence

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The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment Ashley11488
Journal of the Institute of Bankers - Roll of Honour Yvonne27542
Journal of the Institute of Bankers - October 1916 Yvonne27542

Multimedia

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Barclays Bank - We Will Remember Them Yvonne27542

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