Private Robert Arthur Anderson

East Surrey Regiment

Died: Sunday 23 July 1916

Connected records

Record:
ANDERSON, ROBERT ARTHUR
Additional information:
Cemetery:
THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Pier and Face 6 B and 6 C.
Country:
United Kingdom

Possible matches

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Name recorded:
Anderson, Robert A
Memorial:
Ayr Auld Kirk Parishioners WW1 (WMR 80559)
Location:
Ayr, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Anderson, Robert A
Memorial:
Ayr Park - Obelisk (WMR 8834)
Location:
Ayr, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Anderson, R A
Memorial:
Upperby WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 67210)
Location:
Carlisle, Cumbria

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Name:
Anderson
Context:
Wounded
Date:
24 Jul 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 12 Infantry Brigade: 2 Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers. (page 132)
Name:
Captain C E Anderson
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
20 Jul 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Gordon Highlanders (page 230)
Name:
Lieutenant A L Anderson
Context:
Wounded
Date:
22 Jul 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 14 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (page 31)
Name:
Second Lieutenant W D Anderson
Context:
other
Date:
23 Jul 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 14 Battalion Durham Light Infantry (page 136)
Name:
Second Lieutenant J Anderson
Context:
combat
Date:
24 Jul 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 12 Infantry Brigade: 2 Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers. (page 126)