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  • Photograph was published on 18th June 1915 in the Nottingham Evening Post and is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
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He was the husband of Sarah Roberts and the father of Agnes and Ivy and they lived at 8 Olive Yard, Barker Gate, Nottingham
20 May 1915
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Corporal
2nd Bn Leicestershire Regiment
Private George Roberts, enlisted at Loughborough and served with the 2nd Battalion Leicestershire Regiment. He landed in France on 18th March 1915 and died of wounds at No. 19 Field Ambulance on 20th May 1915 he is buried in St. Vaast Post Military Cemetery, Richebourg-L'Avoue.
In memoriam published 20th May 1916 in the Nottingham Evening Post :- “ROBERTS. – In loving memory of my dear husband, Private George Roberts, 2nd Leicesters, killed May 20th, 1915. Not dead to those who loved him, not lost, but gone before. – Sorrowing wife, children, Agnes, Ivy.” Above is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
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  • Photograph was published on 18th June 1915 in the Nottingham Evening Post and is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
    George Roberts - Photograph was published on 18th June 1915 in the Nottingham Evening Post and is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918