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World War One - Roll of Honour

Private

Robert William Marsh

Born:

29 March 1899 Hastingleigh

Service No.

 18323

Regiment(s)

 Scots Guards [L Company]

Military Notes:

Enlisted Age 19 yr 57 days
Trade= horseman
Recruited 28 Apr 1917 at Canterbury /Depot the Buffs
Height 5 ft 10 ?
Brown Hair, Blue Eyes
Weight 141 lbs
Next of kin John Edward Marsh, New Barn Hastingleigh [father]. Called up for service 27 may 1918 rank of Private at Caterham.
Posted to Scotts Guards 29 May 1918
26 Nov 1918 Posted Guardsman
Transferred to Army Reserves 22 Nov 1919
Service in UK 27 May 1918 to 26 Nov 1918
BEF France 27 Nov 1918 to 9 Mar 1919
Service in UK 16 Mar 1919 to 22Nov 1919 .

Family Notes:

Son of John Edward Marsh and
Emily Harriet Marsh (nee Waters.)
Brother of Gladys Marsh, Norman Marsh, Reginald Marsh and Sidney Marsh
Nephew of Frederick James Marsh (on this list)
1901 address: New Barn Farm, Hastingleigh, Kent
1911 address: Vigo Farm, Hastingleigh, Kent
he was the brother in law of Bertie George Hayward (on this list).

Civilian Occupation:

Horseman  at New Barn Farm

Married:

not during war service.

Died:

1966 Brighton Reg Dist.

Is listed on the WW1 Honour Roll in Hastingleigh Church

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