Corporal IVOR JOHN ROBERTS (photo added)

Serviceman Headstone thumbnail image Serviceman grave marker Serviceman thumbnail
Rank Corporal
Forenames IVOR JOHN
Surname ROBERTS (photo added)
Initials I J
Place of Birth DRYBROOK, GLOUCESTERSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Date of Birth Thursday, 18 March 1915
Date of Death Sunday, 16 July 1944
Age 29
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From BAMPTON, OXFORDSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 5389304
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 1 Battalion, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry (29th June 1944-27th December 1944 - 53rd Welsh Infantry Division)
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration BROUAY WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location III. E. 15.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph I SHALL ALWAYS REMEMBER YOU SMILING YOU'LL BE SMILING WHEN WE MEET AGAIN
Family Details SON OF MOSES AND ANNIE ELIZA ROBERTS; HUSBAND OF MOLLIE EDITH ROBERTS, OF BAMPTON, OXFORDSHIRE.

Additional Information

Corporal IVOR JOHN ROBERTS (left).1

 

 

Group photograph with IVOR JOHN ROBERTS, place, unit, and date unknown.

 

 

References
1. Photographs and Additional information, unless otherwise referenced, kindly provided by Johnathan Roberts, grandson of Corporal IVOR JOHN ROBERTS.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: Johnathan Roberts, grandson of Corporal IVOR JOHN ROBERTS.
Additional photographs provided by: Johnathan Roberts, grandson of Corporal IVOR JOHN ROBERTS and Carl Shilleto.
Additional information provided by: Johnathan Roberts, grandson of Corporal IVOR JOHN ROBERTS.

 

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Yeovil, England

Jonathan Roberts

A grandfather never forgotten!

On Sunday, February 2, 2014