We remember John Archibald Roy

We remember John Archibald Roy

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Timeline

Timeline

1871
sibling Annie Taylor Muir Roy Source:3847502 1871
1872
sibling Agnes Murdoch Roy Source:3847502 1872
1874
sibling Isabella Muir Bunten Roy Source:3847502 1874
1878
sibling Archibald Roy Source:3847502 1878
1880
sibling Elizabeth Roy Source:3847502 1880
1881
location 63 Whang Street/Beith/Ayrshire United Kingdom parents address Source:3847502 1881
1882
birth United Kingdom Source:7267599 1882
1884
sibling Robert William Bunten Roy Source:3847502 1884
1886
sibling Andrew Wallace Roy Source:3847502 1886
1887
sibling James Roy Source:3847502 1887
1890
sibling Marguerite Roy Source:3847502 1890
1892
sibling Henry Roy Source:3847502 1892
1896
sibling Daniel Roy Source:3847502 1896
1906
marriage Maud Ellen Bowker Source:3847502 March 1906
1906
location Topsham, Devon United Kingdom their own address Source:7267599 1906 - 1910
1909
children Gladys Roy Source:3847502 1909
1911
dates Age 29 Source:3847502 June 1911
1911
employment Machine leather dresser Unknown Headingley cum Burley, Leeds United Kingdom Source:7267599 1911
1911
location 8 Graham View/Burley United Kingdom their own address Source:3847502 1911
1917
dates Age 35 Source:7267599 6th April 1917
1917
service British Army Gunner 32828 Royal Field Artillery 42nd Brigade Source:7267599 6th April 1917
employment Apprentice chair maker Unknown Beith, Ayrshire United Kingdom Source:7267599
employment Apprentice Chairmaker Source:3847502
employment Machine Leather Dresser Source:3847502
marriage Maud Ellen Bowker Source:3847502
service British Army Gunner 32828 Royal Field Artillery Source:3847502
service British Army Gunner 32828 Royal Field Artillery 42nd Bde/45th Bty Source:3847502
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:3847502
1917
death Killed in Action Gunner Roy, was killed on 6th April. A shell burst on an officer's mess to which Gunner Roy was attached killing all the servants, of which he was one, and wounding two of' the officers. Arras France Source:7267599 Source:3847502 6th April 1917
children Gladys Roy Source:7267599
burial Faubourg D'amiens Cemetery, Arras CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais FAUBOURG D'AMIENS CEMETERY, ARRAS, Pas de Calais, Grave Reference/ Panel Number: III. O. 14. France Source:7267599 Source:3847502
sibling Alexander Roy Source:3847502

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John Archibald
Initials JA
Last Name Roy
Source 3847502
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
63 Whang Street/Beith/Ayrshire United Kingdom parents address 1881
8 Graham View/Burley United Kingdom their own address 1911
Topsham, Devon United Kingdom their own address 1906 - 1910
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 32828 Royal Field Artillery Gunner
British Army 32828 Royal Field Artillery 42nd Bde/45th Bty Gunner
British Army 32828 Royal Field Artillery 42nd Brigade Gunner
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Gladys Roy daughter 1909
Gladys Roy daughter
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ann Brown Roy mother
John Roy father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Henry Roy brother 1892
Alexander Roy brother
James Roy brother 1887
Daniel Roy brother 1896
Robert William Bunten Roy brother 1884
Andrew Wallace Roy brother 1886
Archibald Roy brother 1878
Annie Taylor Muir Roy sister 1871
Elizabeth Roy sister 1880
Isabella Muir Bunten Roy sister 1874
Agnes Murdoch Roy sister 1872
Marguerite Roy sister 1890
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Maud Ellen Bowker wife March 1906
Maud Ellen Bowker wife

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