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John Edward ROBERTS

RFN. (Lance Coporal) R/12244 John Edward ROBERTS of 16th Bn., King's Royal Rifle Corps.

Died of Wounds Saturday 13th April 1918, France & Flanders, age 22

Of:3 Back Hamel, Muslin Street, Newton, Hyde, Cheshire
Born:1896, Wrexham, Denbighshire
Parents:Annie Rachel Roberts and Arthur Roberts of 26 Victoria Street, Newton, Hyde, Cheshire
Marital status:
Occupation:Cotton Piecer
He enlisted in:Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire
Remembered on:Grave/Panel Panel 8 of the memorial in Ploegsteert Memorial, Comines-Warneton, Halnaut, Belgium
Link with Hyde:Lived in Hyde

Notes:Commonwealth War Grave Website Say Died 12/04/1918.

(Some records incorrectly show the address as Newton, Lancashire.   See our notes on County Confusion.

Muslin Street is now Talbot Road.   See our notes on Old Place Names.)