We remember Robert Frederick Close

We remember Robert Frederick Close

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Timeline

Timeline

1889
birth Acomb, North Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:7120478 Source:9171678 1889
enlistment York, North Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:9171678
marriage Dorothy Beatrice Close Source:7120478
service British Army Private S/10934 Seaforth Highlanders 2nd Battalion Source:9171678
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9171678
location Wolesley Street, York United Kingdom parents address Source:7120478
1916
death Died of wounds 2/2 London Casualty Clearing Station, Meaulte France Source:7120478 Source:9171678 Source:9171743 16th October 1916
burial Grove Town Cemetery, Meaulte CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Somme France I. L. 44. Source:7120478

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Robert Frederick
Initials RF
Last Name Close
Source 7120478
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Wolesley Street, York United Kingdom parents address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army S/10934 Seaforth Highlanders 2nd Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Lily Close mother
Robert Close father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Dorothy Beatrice Close wife

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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 Vincent96527

External Evidence

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Ancestry - Register of Soldiers Effects Vincent96527

Multimedia

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Grove Town Cemetery, Meaulte, Somme, France 1 Vincent96527
Grove Town Cemetery, Meaulte, Somme, France 2 Vincent96527
Grove Town Cemetery, Meaulte, Somme, France 3 Vincent96527
Grove Town Cemetery, Meaulte, Somme, France 4 Vincent96527
Seaforth Highlanders Cap Badge Vincent96527
Seaforth Highlanders Memorial, Cooper Park, Elgin Vincent96527

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