Gunner Roland Francis Turner

Canadian Garrison Artillery

Died: Tuesday 26 June 1917 (aged 21)

Connected records

Record:
TURNER, ROLAND FRANCIS
Additional information:
Son of the Rev. W. R. and Mrs. Carrie S. Turner, of Middleton, Annapolis County, Nova Scotia.
Cemetery:
CABARET-ROUGE BRITISH CEMETERY, SOUCHEZ
Cemetery/memorial reference:
II. E. 13.
Country:
Canadian

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Name:
Lieutenant R W Turner
Context:
departed_leave
Date:
23 Jun 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 6 Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (Pioneers) (page 176)
Name:
Lieutenant R W Turner
Context:
other
Date:
30 Jun 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 6 Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (Pioneers) (page 178)
Name:
Private Turner
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
23 Jun 1917
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 8 Mobile Veterinary Section (page 770)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Turner
Context:
combat
Date:
26 Jun 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 14 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (page 209)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Turner
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
27 Jun 1917
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 11 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion Hampshire Regiment. (page 253)
Name:
Lieutenant Turner
Context:
other
Date:
29 Jun 1917
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1/1 (Queen's Own) Oxfordshire Hussars (page 322)
Name:
Private Turner
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Jun 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1 Royal Dragoons (page 50)
Name:
Turner
Context:
combat
Date:
30 Jun 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 14 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (page 229)
Name:
Turner
Context:
Date:
30 Jun 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 14 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (page 228)
Name:
Private A Turner
Context:
joined
Date:
21 Jun 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Machine Gun Company (page 105)