Robert Shaw

Name

Robert Shaw

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

06/10/1916
34

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
20147
Suffolk Regiment
"Z" Company, 2nd Bn.

Awards

British War and Victory medals

Cemetery/Memorial

ABBEVILLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION
I.E.15
France

Headstone

>Not Researched

UK Memorials

Royston Town War Memorial
Kneesworth Congregational Church Memorial, Royston

Pre War

Son of Samuel Searby Shaw and Sarah Negus Shaw, of Royston, Herts.

Wartime Service

He was wounded in the leg on the 17th August 1916, and was taken to a General Hospital at Abbeville, where an amputation took place. He died following the operation.

Acknowledgments

Paul Johnson