We remember Robert Richard Burgess

We remember Robert Richard Burgess

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Timeline

Timeline

1892
sibling Mary Ann Burgess Source:6148260 1892
1893
birth Rotherhithe, London United Kingdom Source:6148260 17th October 1893
1896
sibling Samuel Burgess Source:6148260 1896
1899
sibling Arthur Ernest Burgess Source:6148260 1899
1900
sibling James Burgess Source:6148260 1900
1903
sibling George Burgess Source:6148260 1903
1905
sibling Florence E Burgess Source:6148260 1905
1910
sibling Grace Violet Burgess Source:6148260 1910
1911
location 13 Mistaers Buildings, ROTHERHITHE, lONDON United Kingdom parents address Source:6148260 1911
1911
employment Baker Peak Freans Rotherhithe, London United Kingdom Source:6148260 1911
1915
marriage Agnes Emily Lahey Source:6148260 4th April 1915 - 24th August 1917
1915
enlistment London United Kingdom Source:6148260 1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6148260
service British Army Rifleman R/22118 King's Royal Rifle Corps 8th Battalion Source:6148260
service British Army Private R22118 King's Royal Rifle Corps Source:608456
1917
death Killed in Action During the withdrawal of the 8th Battalion and being replaced by the 9th Rifle Brigade Near Ypres at Gheluvelt Belgium Source:7244288 Source:6148260 24th August 1917
burial Bedford House Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Bedford House Cemetery Belgium Source:7244288 Source:6148260

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Robert Richard
Initials RR
Last Name Burgess
Source 6148260
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
13 Mistaers Buildings, ROTHERHITHE, lONDON United Kingdom parents address known 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army R22118 King's Royal Rifle Corps Private
British Army R/22118 King's Royal Rifle Corps 8th Battalion Rifleman
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
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Ann Hopkins mother
Robert Richard Burgess father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Ann Burgess sister 1892
Samuel Burgess brother 1896
Arthur Ernest Burgess brother 1899
James Burgess brother 1900
George Burgess brother 1903
Florence E Burgess sister 1905
Grace Violet Burgess step-sister 1910
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Agnes Emily Lahey wife 4th April 1915
Religion
DateReligionSource
Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Official Records

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Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Derek21447
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

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Multimedia

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Grave Stone of Rifleman Robert Richard Burgess Derek21447
Derek Burgess laying wreath at Robert's grave Derek21447
Robert's Grave Derek21447

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