We remember Robert Clough

We remember Robert Clough

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Timeline

Timeline

1867
sibling Marion Clough Source:8538691 1867
1868
sibling Annie Clough Source:8538691 1868
1874
birth Keighley, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:8538691 1874
1876
sibling William Clough Source:8538695 1876
1878
sibling Edgar Clough Source:8538691 1878
1881
location Woodville, Keighley, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8538695 1881
1901
service British Army Lieutenant West Yorkshire Regiment 2nd Volunteer Battalion Source:8538389 26th October 1901 - 5th November 1904
1901
employment Wool Comber Source:8538691 1901
1901
location Beechcliffe, Keighley, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8538691 1901
1904
service British Army Captain West Yorkshire Regiment 2nd Volunteer Battalion Source:8538389 5th November 1904 - 1st April 1908
1906
marriage Catherine Waterworth Source:8538702 1906
1908
service British Army Captain West Yorkshire Regiment 6th Battalion Source:8538392 1st April 1908 - 1st October 1914
1908
children Catherine Elizabeth Clough Source:8538692 1908
1910
children Edith Nina Clough Source:8538692 1910
1911
location Archway House, Bolton Abbey, Skipton, Yorkshire United Kingdom other group residence address Source:8538692 1911
1911
employment Wool Comber Source:8538692 1911
1912
children Joan M Clough Source:8538706 1912
1913
children Robert Clough Source:8538704 1913
1914
appointments Purchasing Officer - 1/6th West Yorks Regt Source:8538330 4th August 1914
1914
service British Army Temporary Major West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Source:8538393 1st October 1914 - 9th November 1914
1914
service British Army Major West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Source:8538393 9th November 1914 - 10th May 1918
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8538330 15th April 1915
1915
appointments Company Commander - A Coy 1/6th West Yorks Regt Source:8538330 15th April 1915
1916
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:8538394 3rd June 1916
1916
hospitalisation Wounded by shell fire, first day of the Battle of the Somme Hospital/Institution Source:8538330 1st July 1916
1917
appointments Treasurer - 1/6th West Yorks Old Comrades Assoc Source:8538330 July 1917
1918
appointments Battalion Commander - 1/6th West Yorks Regt Source:8538330 27th April 1918 - 15th October 1918
1918
service British Army Lieutenant Colonel West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Source:8538395 10th May 1918 - 29th March 1919
1918
hospitalisation Wounded while leading his battalion in fighting around Avesnes-le-Sec Hospital/Institution Source:8538330 11th October 1918
1918
children Geoffrey Clough Source:8538705 1918
1919
discharge Source:8538330 29th March 1919
1920
appointments Chairman - 1/6th West Yorks Old Comrades Assoc Source:8538330 1920
1922
children Nancy S Clough Source:8538707 1922
1935
employment Director R Clough Ltd Keighley Source:8538692 1935
service British Army Second Lieutenant West Yorkshire Regiment 2nd Volunteer Battalion Source:8538388

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Robert
Initials R
Last Name Clough
Source 864861
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Archway House, Bolton Abbey, Skipton, Yorkshire United Kingdom other group residence address known 1911
Beechcliffe, Keighley, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Woodville, Keighley, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 1881
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 2nd Volunteer Battalion Second Lieutenant
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 2nd Volunteer Battalion Captain
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 2nd Volunteer Battalion Lieutenant
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 6th Battalion Captain
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Major
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Temporary Major
British Army West Yorkshire Regiment 1/6th Battalion Lieutenant Colonel
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Catherine Elizabeth Clough daughter 1908
Edith Nina Clough daughter 1910
Joan M Clough daughter 1912
Robert Clough son 1913
Geoffrey Clough son 1918
Nancy S Clough daughter 1922
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alderman Robert Clough father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Marion Clough sister 1867
Annie Clough sister 1868
Edgar Clough brother 1878
William Clough brother 1876
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Catherine Waterworth wife 1906

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Medal Index Cards Transcription M2740
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription M2740
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription M2740
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription M2740
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription M2740
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription M2740
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription M2740

External Evidence

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History of the 6th Battalion West Yorkshire Regiment - Vol 1 M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1901) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1904) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1914) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1914) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Award of Military Cross (1916) M2740
London Gazette Entry - Promotion (1918) M2740

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Lt Col R Clough MC M2740

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