Contributed by: Malcolm Standing, on 2008-11-21
|Year of Birth||1896|
|Year of Death||1973|
|Regiment||Duke of Wellington's Regiment|
|Place of Wartime Residence||Burton-in-Lonsdale, North Yorkshire|
No.156633 Private Robert Standing joined the 1/5th (later became 5th battalion) Duke of Wellington West Riding Regiment on 4th Aug 1916
Transferred to the Machine Gun Corps. about 1917 and fought in France and Belgium before being demobbed on 17 May 1919
Medals Awarded. British War Medal, Victory Medal.