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HINE, H.J M.M
WHITLOCK, R M.M
Woodstock 25th January 1888
Parents John, a glover and Rhoda (nee Castle) Parish register
Siblings One of nine children
John, Florence, Frederick, Rhoda, Emily, Albert, Fanny, Harry, Robert.
Family lived in Brown's lane (1891 census)
Robert lived at Tintinhull, Matlock, Somerset with his wife Mary Elizabeth (nee Rogers) and children Florence Ivy and Reginald Robert.
Robert worked for a glove manufacturer (1911 Census)
Regiment: Unit 2, 2nd Battalion, Devonshire Regiment.
Robert was originally Lance Corporal 14892 in the Somerset Light Infantry. Killed in action 31st October 1918 aged 30. Awarded the Military Medal.
Commonwealth War Grave/Memorial
Valenciennes (St Roch) Communal Cemetery Ref: Plot II. Row F. Grave 8
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Researched by: Alice Hipkiss
Ancestry, 'Photos credit of CWGC'. Commonwealth War Grave Commission, Further information and photographs from grandchildren Adrienne Jenkin and Robin Whitlock with permission.
Local collection, Woodstock (Parish magazine) Oxfordshire County Museum, Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum, Woodstock,
Local Historian Patricia Crutch.