Robey, Nathan –

Son of William and Betsy, of 328, Bolton Road, Kearsley, Lancashire, later of 3, Pine Avenue, Marton, Blackpool. An old boy of Farnworth Grammar School. Formerly worked for the Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway Company at the Hunt’s Bank offices in Manchester. Enlisted November 1915. Formerly 4220, 21st Bn., Manchester Regiment. Died at Blackpool, Lancashire. First soldier interred in Kearsley (St. Stephen) Churchyard.

Personal details

  • Surname: Robey
  • Forename: Nathan
  • Date of birth: Not known
  • Birth place: Kearsley, Lancashire
  • Place of residence: Kearsley, Lancashire
  • Gender: Male
  • Age of death: 19
  • Place of death: Not known
  • Date of death: November 20th, 1916
  • Casualty type: Not known

Service details

  • Rank: Private
  • Unit: Depot.
  • Service number: 39487
  • Regiment: Lancashire Fusiliers
  • Enlistment date: Not known
  • Enlistment location: Manchester, Lancashire
  • Conflict: WW1

Local newspaper entries

  • Farnworth and Worsley Journal entries: 01/12/1916 06/07/1917 02/11/1917 18/10/1918

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