1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

John Roberts

Contributed by: Mrs Mary Bright nee Gomme, on 2008-11-25

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First Name John
Surname Roberts
Year of Birth 1882
Year of Death 1916
Regiment Royal Fusiliers
Place of Wartime Residence croydon, Surrey

John's Story

Private John Roberts of 8th Bn Royal Fusiliers died aged 34 and passed away on the July 7th 1916 and is recorded on the Memorial at Thiepval, The Somme, France

(Pier and Face 8 c 9 a and 16a)

John was the son of John and Ellen Roberts and husband of Mary Minnie Roberts of West Croydon Surrey . He was my first cousin once removed.

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