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He was the son of James and Elizabeth Stevenson of 8, Chandos Street, Coppice Road, Nottingham.
03 Sep 1916
1554506 - CWGC Website
Lance Sergeant
17th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
He was reported missing on 3 September 1916 but his death was not confirmed until the following year. He has no known grave and is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial.
Nottingham Evening Post notice (abridged), 15 September 1917: 'Dr W Needham, 26 Connaught Street, Nottingham, died at sea. August 12th. Sergeant R Stevenson (Sherwood Foresters), 11 St Ann's Valley, Nottingham, missing September 3rd 1916 now reported killed.
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