Private Royston Bolton

Australian Infantry, A.I.F.

Died: Saturday 29 July 1916 (aged 22)

Connected records

Record:
BOLTON, ROYSTON
Additional information:
Son of Frank and Grace Ainslie Bolton, of Broadwater, New South Wales.
Cemetery:
VALLEY CEMETERY, VIS-EN-ARTOIS
Cemetery/memorial reference:
C. 13.
Country:
France

Possible matches

The following sources have potential matches based on the name and other information associated with this record. They may or may not be connected to this person but are provided for your further research

Name recorded:
Bolton, R
Memorial:
Sir Henry Cooper School Roll Of Honour (WMR 35477)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Bolton, R
Memorial:
Mersey Docks And Harbour Board (WMR 15440)
Location:
Kensington, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Bolton, R
Memorial:
All Saints Church - WW1 (WMR 11910)
Location:
Acton, Greater London
Name recorded:
Bolton, R
Memorial:
WW1 Plaque (WMR 33688)
Location:
Chevington, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Bolton, R
Memorial:
Whittingham Hospital Staff - WW1 Served (WMR 51447)
Location:
Goosnargh, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Bolton, R
Memorial:
Southport (i) The Monument (WMR 1228)
Location:
Southport, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Bolton, R
Memorial:
St Mary's Church, Ince-in-Makerfield (WMR 75202)
Location:
Ince-in-Makerfield, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Bolton, R
Memorial:
Ince-in-Makerfield Cross (WMR 3237)
Location:
Ince In Makerfield, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Bolton, R
Memorial:
St Mary's Ince-in-Makerfield WW1 - Reredos (Lost) and Parishioners' Plaque (WMR 27485)
Location:
Ince-in-Makerfield, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Bolton, R
Memorial:
St Matthew Church (WMR 13166)
Location:
Crumpsall Green, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Bolton, R
Memorial:
St Judes Church-Porch (WMR 51302)
Location:
Blackburn, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Bolton, R
Memorial:
Hollin Bank Mission WW1- Original (LOST) (WMR 3300)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Bolton, R
Memorial:
St Michael and All Angels Church - WW1 Obelisk (WMR 58862)
Location:
Blackburn, Lancashire
Name recorded:
Bolton, R
Memorial:
St Thomas' Church and School (WMR 710)
Location:
Blackburn, Lancashire
Record identifier:
First World War Embarkation Roll (R2011372)
Name recorded:
Private Bolton, Royston 276
Unit:
Record identifier:
People (P10614647)
Name recorded:
Private Royston Bolton 276
Unit:
Date of embarkation:
24 May 1915
Record identifier:
First World War Nominal Roll (R2165647)
Name recorded:
Private Bolton, Royston 276
Unit:
26th Australian Infantry Battalion
Record identifier:
People (P10703480)
Name recorded:
Private Royston Bolton 276
Unit:
26th Australian Infantry Battalion
Date of enlistment:
20 April 1915
Date of fate:
29 July 1916
Record identifier:
Australian Red Cross Wounded and Missing Files (R1502839)
Name recorded:
Private Bolton, Royston 276
Unit:
26th Australian Infantry Battalion
Record identifier:
People (P10106179)
Name recorded:
Private Royston Bolton 276
Unit:
26th Australian Infantry Battalion
Record identifier:
Australian Red Cross Wounded and Missing Files (R1479894)
Name recorded:
Private Bolton, Royston 276
Unit:
26th Australian Infantry Battalion
Record identifier:
People (P10083236)
Name recorded:
Private Royston Bolton 276
Unit:
26th Australian Infantry Battalion
Record identifier:
People (P10266071)
Name recorded:
Private Royston Bolton 276
Unit:
26th Australian Infantry Battalion
Date of death:
29 July 1916
Record identifier:
Roll of Honour (R1662767)
Name recorded:
Private Bolton, Royston 276
Unit:
26th Australian Infantry Battalion
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Name:
Bombardier Bolton
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
2 Aug 1916
Diary:
2 DIVISION: Divisional Ammunition Column (page 28)