We remember Robert Whittaker

We remember Robert Whittaker

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Timeline

Timeline

birth Waterfoot, Lancs United Kingdom Source:9229452
1915
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:4722347 21st July 1915
enlistment Bacup, Lancs United Kingdom Source:9229452
service British Army Gunner 47079 Royal Garrison Artillery 15th Seige Battery Source:7295131
location 22 Booth Road, Waterfoot United Kingdom parents address Source:9336628
1916
death Killed in Action Somme France Source:7295131 22nd July 1916
burial Dantzig Alley British Cemetery, Mametz CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme Trench Map 62C.A.3.c.7.6. Exhumed by 113 Labour Company and re-buried in Dantzig Alley Cemetery, Mametz 13th June 1919. France IX. U. 5. Source:7295131

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Robert
Initials R
Last Name Whittaker
Source 4722347
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
22 Booth Road, Waterfoot United Kingdom parents address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 47079 Royal Garrison Artillery 15th Seige Battery Gunner
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Religion
DateReligionSource
1916-09 Unitarian

Media

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
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Ian105013

No external evidence

Multimedia

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Rawtenstall Cemetery - Municipal War Memorial Ian105013
1914/15 Star, BWM and Victory Medal Ian105013
RGA cap badge Ian105013
Bethlehem Unitarian Church War Memorial Window Ian105013
Bethlehem Unitarian Church - Roll of Honour Ian105013
Bethlehem Unitarian Church Calender Ian105013
Bethlehem Unitarian Church Calender Ian105013

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We remember Robert Whittaker