We remember Robert Lees Summerscales

We remember Robert Lees Summerscales

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1895
birth Hollinwoood, Oldham United Kingdom Source:7177795 1895
1914
service British Army Private 17523 Royal Scots 15th Battalion (1st Edinburgh City). Source:9121282 October 1914 - 18th June 1916
1916
dates Age 21 Source:7177795 18th June 1916
1916
location 253, Chamber Road, Oldham United Kingdom parents address Source:7177795 18th June 1916
education Oldham Municipal Secondary School Oldham United Kingdom Source:9121282
employment Borough Treasurers Office Oldham Borough Council Oldham United Kingdom Source:9121282
1916
death Killed in Action Killed during the build-up to the Battle of the Somme, with 101st Brigade, 34th Division. trenches, south of La Boiselle France Source:7177795 Source:9121282 18th June 1916
burial Becourt Military Cemetery, Becordel-Becourt CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France Plot I, Row O, Grave 3 Source:7177795

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Robert Lees
Initials RL
Last Name Summerscales
Source 7177795
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
253, Chamber Road, Oldham United Kingdom parents address known 18th June 1916
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Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 17523 Royal Scots 15th Battalion (1st Edinburgh City). Private
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ann Summerscales mother
James Summerscales father

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Manchester Scottish by Roger J. Dowson Mike50482

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