Rowland Percival Baxter

Rowland Percival Baxter

Birth 1896 Death 16th Sep 1916 Pte
Border Regiment

Personal Details

Place of Birth Cleator Moor
Residence at Enlistment
Residence (Roll of Honour) Cross Side House , Egremont
Residence 1911 Census
School(s) Attended St Bees School
Religion/Church Attended C of E
Organisation Membership
Place of Work
Family (Parents and Grandparents) James and Mary
Siblings Constance Mary,James Frederick ,Ernest Lowry ,Florence Elizabeth ,Ada Louise
Wife's Name and Maiden Name
Remarriage of Widow
Children's Christian Name(s)
Family Connection to Roll of Honour


The Victory Medal
The Victory Medal
The British War Medal, 1914-18
The British War Medal, 1914-18

Military Details

Regiment at Enlistment Artists Rifles (The London Regiment )
Battalion at Enlistment 28th
Rank at Enlistment Pte
Naval Vessels Served
Service Number at Enlistment
Date of Enlistment 1 Oct 1915
Place of Enlistment Whitehaven
Other Regiment Border Regiment
Other Battalion 5th
Other Rank
Date of Transfer to other Regiment
Service Facts
Battalion Diary or Nautical Facts

Death and Memorial Details

Age at Death 19
Date of Death 16th Sep 1916
Regiment at Death Border Regiment
Battalion/Vessel at Death 5th
Rank at Death 2nd Ltn.
Circumstances of Death Killed in Action
Service Number at Death
Field of Action at Death France
Place of Death Somme
Battle at Death Battle of the Somme
Grave/Memorial Image Rowland Percival Baxter
Location of Grave/Memorial THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Grave Position Pier and Face 6 A and 7 C.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Link,-rowland-percival/
Grave/Memorial Country
Private Memorial St Johns Church War memorial


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