Private Edward Harry Roberts

Royal Warwickshire Regiment

Died: Tuesday 10 August 1915 (aged 25)

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Record:
ROBERTS, EDWARD HARRY
Additional information:
Son of Mr. Frank Roberts, of 14, Cranemore St., Nechells; husband of Emily Roberts, 12, Cranemore St., Nechells, Birmingham.
Cemetery:
HELLES MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Panel 36 to 38.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Lieutenant Roberts
Context:
combat
Date:
9 Aug 1915
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment) (page 132)
Name:
Captain Roberts
Context:
commander
Date:
10 Aug 1915
Diary:
7 INDIAN (MEERUT) DIVISION: 2/2 Battalion Gurkha Rifles (page 503)
Name:
Captain Roberts
Context:
commander
Date:
12 Aug 1915
Diary:
7 INDIAN (MEERUT) DIVISION: 2/2 Battalion Gurkha Rifles (page 505)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Roberts
Context:
other
Date:
12 Aug 1915
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 7 Brigade Royal Horse Artillery and Ammunition Column (page 40)