Robert Mayes1

M, #2483, d. 7 Mar 1918
     Copyright © 1998- by Suzie Morley

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     Robert Mayes died on 7 Mar 1918 in Somme, France; during WW1.2 He was buried in a Commonwealth War Grave in Fins New British Cemetery, Sorel-Le-Grand, Somme, France; IV. C. 28.2

Military History

  • Robert Mayes was a Private, Serial Number 201892 and served in the Cambridgeshire Regiment.3
  • Robert Mayes was a Private, Serial Number 6082 and served in the Suffolk Regiment.3
  • Robert Mayes was a Private, Serial Number 201892 and served in the Suffolk Regiment.3
  • He began military service after enlisting in Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England.4
  • On 7 Mar 1918 Robert Mayes was a Private, Serial Number 201892 and served in the 1st Battalion, Cambridgeshire Regiment. Formerly 4197, Suffolk Regiment.5,4
  • In 1919 Robert was awarded the Victory Medal.6
  • In 1919 Robert was awarded the British War Medal.6
  • He was commemorated in Dec 1920 on The War Memorial, Kenton, Suffolk, England.7
Last Edited=12 Feb 2016

Citations

  1. [S160] Private papers of Suzie Morley, 2001 (unknown repository, unknown repository reference) "Temporary Citation following Data Crash, September 2013."
  2. [S19] Website Commonwealth War Graves Commission (http://www.cwgc.org) "http://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/554918/."
  3. [S411] Medal Card of Robert Mayes, Suffolk Regiment / Cambridgeshire Regiment, 1914-1920 (The Western Front Association, WW1 Medal Index Cards) "unknown cd."
  4. [S243] Soldiers Died In The Great War of Robert Mayes, Cambridgeshire Regiment, 1914 - 1920 (Ancestry, Soldiers Died In WW1) "unknown cd."
  5. [S242] Monumental inscription in the Church of (All Saints, Kenton) "unknown cd."
  6. [S411] Medal Card of Robert Mayes, Suffolk Regiment / Cambridgeshire Regiment, 1914-1920 (The Western Front Association, WW1 Medal Index Cards) "Roll K/1/103 B12 Page 2366."
  7. [S423] Monumental inscription in the Church of (Churchyard of All Saints) "unknown cd."