Richard Roberts

Name

Richard Roberts

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

13/06/1916
29

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Lance Corporal
16397
Norfolk Regiment
2nd Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

AMARA WAR CEMETERY
VIII. F. 17.
Iraq

UK Memorials

Christchurch Memorial, Chorleywood
Memorial Hall Plaque, Chorleywood
Not on the Hertford memorials

Pre War

Born in 1887 in Hertford son of Fredrick and Mary Ann Roberts of Cedars Alms House, Chorleywood, Hertfordshire. He was a gardener.

Wartime Service

Enlisted at Guildford on 9 Nov 1914, entered Mesopotamia on 10 Dec 1915 and died in Mesopotamia of paratyphoid fever.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox