We remember Robert Arthur Foster

We remember Robert Arthur Foster

Timeline

Timeline

1887
sibling Lucy Foster Source:8624679 1887
1888
birth Preston Lancashire England United Kingdom Source:8625064 Source:8624677 25th June 1888
1891
dates Age 2 Source:8624679 1891
1891
location 20 Chorley Road, Walton-le-Dale, Preston United Kingdom parents address Source:8624679 1891
1895
sibling Ralph Foster Source:8624680 1895
1897
sibling Jane Foster Source:8624680 1897
1901
dates Age 12 Source:8624680 1901
1901
location 70 Victoria Road, Walton-le-Dale, Preston United Kingdom parents address Source:8624680 1901
1916
employment Carpenter Walmsley near Preston Lancashire United Kingdom Source:8243091 3rd May 1916
1916
enlistment Fremantle Western Australia Australia Source:8243091 3rd May 1916
1916
service Australian Imperial Force Private 2088 44th Battalion Source:8624862 3rd May 1916 - 24th June 1917
1916
employment Farmer Mt Marshall Australia Source:8624859 1916
education Walton-le-Dale National School Walton-le-Dale Preston Lancashire United Kingdom Source:8625068
service Australian Imperial Force 2088 Source:8243091
1917
death Killed in Action Messines Belgium Source:8625064 Source:8624862 24th June 1917
burial Ypres (menin Gate) Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Belgium Panel 7-17-23-25-27-29-31 Source:8625075

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Robert Arthur
Initials RA
Last Name Foster
Source 8243091
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
20 Chorley Road, Walton-le-Dale, Preston United Kingdom parents address known 1891
70 Victoria Road, Walton-le-Dale, Preston United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Australian Imperial Force 2088
Australian Imperial Force 2088 44th Battalion Private
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ralph Foster father
Elizabeth J Foster mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Lucy Foster sister 1887
Ralph Foster brother 1895
Jane Foster sister 1897

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Official Records

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Australian ANZACs from the National Archives of Australia
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Preston43155
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Preston43155
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Preston43155
Australian Imperial Force Embarkation Roll 1914-1918 Transcription Preston43155
Australian Imperial Force Nominal Roll 1914-1918 Transcription Preston43155

External Evidence

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Remembered on a Gravestone in St Leonard's Church, Walton-le-Dale Preston43155
The AIF Project Preston43155
CWGC Casualty Details Preston43155

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