Private William Roberts

King's Shropshire Light Infantry

Died: Tuesday 26 March 1918 (aged 27)

Connected records

Record:
ROBERTS, WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of Charles Pritchard Roberts, and Annie Roberts, of 3, Craig St., Ardwick, Manchester.
Cemetery:
ARRAS MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Bay 7.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Lieutenant Roberts
Context:
commander
Date:
24 Mar 1918
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Machine Gun Squadron (page 182)
Name:
Lieutenant Roberts
Context:
commander
Date:
25 Mar 1918
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Machine Gun Squadron (page 182)
Name:
Lieutenant Roberts
Context:
combat
Date:
27 Mar 1918
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Machine Gun Squadron (page 184)
Name:
Private Roberts
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Mar 1918
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 5 Infantry Brigade: 24 Battalion Royal Fusiliers. (page 473)
Name:
Second Lieutenant G A Roberts
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
21 Mar 1918
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 71 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Leicestershire Regiment. (page 103)
Name:
Lieutenant E P Roberts
Context:
combat
Date:
21 Mar 1918
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 11 Battalion Essex Regiment (page 153)
Name:
Second Lieutenant G A Roberts
Context:
other
Date:
21 Mar 1918
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 71 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Leicestershire Regiment. (page 101)
Name:
Lieutenant E P Roberts
Context:
combat
Date:
21 Mar 1918
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 11 Battalion Essex Regiment (page 154)
Name:
Lieutenant E P Roberts
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
24 Mar 1918
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 11 Battalion Essex Regiment (page 155)
Name:
Lieutenant D A Roberts
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
26 Mar 1918
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 526 Field Company Royal Engineers (page 451)