1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Robert Standing

Contributed by: Malcolm Standing, on 2008-11-21

Robert Standing
First Name Robert
Surname Standing
Year of Birth 1896
Year of Death 1973
Regiment Duke of Wellington's Regiment
Place of Wartime Residence Burton-in-Lonsdale, North Yorkshire

Robert's Story

Military Record

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.

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