We remember Robert Rowland

We remember Robert Rowland

Timeline

Timeline

1881
sibling Sarah Rowland Source:9281129 1881
1883
sibling Maurice Rowland Source:9281134 1883
1884
birth Manchester, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:9281118 Source:9281129 22nd November 1884
1885
location 24 Gaylor Street, Manchester, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address Source:9281118 31st May 1885
1887
sibling Thomas H Rowland Source:9281129 1887
1891
location 12 Lambgates Street, Glossop, Derbyshire United Kingdom away from home address Source:9281129 5th April 1891
1891
dates Age 6 Source:9281129 5th April 1891
1895
sibling Elizabeth A Rowland Source:9281134 1895
1901
employment Iron Fitter Source:9281134 31st March 1901
1901
location 35 Smedley Road, Manchester, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address Source:9281134 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 16 Source:9281134 31st March 1901
1910
marriage Ethel Rafferty Source:9281148 16th March 1910
1914
children Harold Rowland Source:9281098 18th September 1914
1916
enlistment Source:9281098 1st October 1916
1917
dates Age 31 Source:9281098 5th February 1917
1917
employment Fruit Salesman Source:9281098 5th February 1917
1917
service British Army Gunner 221232 later 166261 Royal Garrison Artillery Various Source:9281098 5th February 1917 - 26th August 1917
1917
location 1 Hawkshead Road, Cheetham, Manchester, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:9281098 5th February 1917
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9281098 2nd June 1917 - November 1917
1917
service British Army Gunner 166261 Royal Garrison Artillery 258 Siege Battery Source:9281098 27th August 1917 - 20th September 1918
1917
children Thomas Leslie Rowland Source:9281098 7th September 1917
1917
hospitalisation Wounded in Action Hospital/Institution Source:9281098 22nd October 1917
1918
discharge Source:9281091 20th September 1918
1918
dates Age 32 Source:9281091 20th September 1918
1921
children Gladys Rowland later Piercy Source:9281148 15th March 1921
1939
dates Age 54 Source:9281148 29th September 1939
1939
location 1 Hawkshead Road, Cheetham, Manchester, Lancashire United Kingdom their own address Source:9281148 29th September 1939
1939
employment Unemployed Fitter Source:9281148 29th September 1939
1947
dates Age 62 Source:9281154 1947
1947
death Manchester, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:9281154 1947

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Robert
Initials R
Last Name Rowland
Source 3842632
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
1 Hawkshead Road, Cheetham, Manchester, Lancashire United Kingdom known 5th February 1917
1 Hawkshead Road, Cheetham, Manchester, Lancashire United Kingdom their own address known 29th September 1939
12 Lambgates Street, Glossop, Derbyshire United Kingdom away from home address known 5th April 1891
24 Gaylor Street, Manchester, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address known 31st May 1885
35 Smedley Road, Manchester, Lancashire United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 166261 Royal Garrison Artillery 258 Siege Battery Gunner
British Army 221232 later 166261 Royal Garrison Artillery Various Gunner
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Silver War Badge Honourable Discharge
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Harold Rowland son 18th September 1914
Thomas Leslie Rowland son 7th September 1917
Gladys Rowland later Piercy daughter 15th March 1921
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Robert Rowland father
Elizabeth Rowland nee Morris mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sarah Rowland sister 1881
Thomas H Rowland brother 1887
Maurice Rowland brother 1883
Elizabeth A Rowland sister 1895
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ethel Rafferty wife 16th March 1910
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Sallow Blue Brown
DateHeightSource
1917-02-05 5'8"

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UK, Silver War Badge Records, 1914-1920 Barry1338
British Army WWI Service Records, 1914-1920 Barry1338
Manchester, England, Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1915 Barry1338
1891 Census Barry1338
1901 Census Barry1338
1939 National Register Barry1338
GRO Deaths Index Barry1338

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