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Robert studied at Armstrong college between 1912 and 1915 and was awarded a B.A. in June 1915.
He served with the Royal Field Artillery, D Battery, 76th Brigade, at the rank of Bombardier. Robert was killed in action on 19th October 1917.
Robert is buried at the Solferino Farm Cemetery in the West-Vlaanderen region of Belgium.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
Newcastle University Archives (The University of Durham Roll of Service 1914 – 1919, Durham University Gazette, Vol II, 1912-1929, Armstrong College Calendars)
UK Census registers, National Archives (available via Ancestry.co.uk)
UK Military Service Records, National Archives (available via Ancestry.co.uk)
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