Private ROBERT CUNNINGHAM (photo added)

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Rank Private
Forenames ROBERT
Surname CUNNINGHAM (photo added)
Initials R
Place of Birth DUMFRIES, DUMFRIESSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Wednesday, 21 June 1944
Age 24
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From Unknown, UNKNOWN
Service Number 3188428
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Army Catering Corps
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 1 Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers (3rd Infantry Division)
Regiment/Unit attached to 1 Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers (3rd Infantry Division)
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration LA DELIVRANDE WAR CEMETERY, DOUVRES
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location IV. F. 2.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph NO EPITAPH
Family Details Unknown

Additional Information

 

 

Private ROBERT CUNNINGHAM was attached to 1 Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers. His daughter was born after he was killed in Normandy, a child he never knew his wife was expecting. 1

 

 

Private ROBERT CUNNINGHAM, undated.

 

 

References
1. Information and photographs, unless otherwise credited, kindly provided by Harry Cunningham, nephew of Private ROBERT CUNNINGHAM.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph: Harry Cunningham, nephew of Private ROBERT CUNNINGHAM.
Additional photographs provided by: Carl Shilleto
Additional information provided by: Harry Cunningham, nephew of Private ROBERT CUNNINGHAM.

 

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What other people have said

Chagrin Falls

Harry Cunningham

"Once a borderer, always a borderer" RIP.

On Saturday, August 1, 2015
france

dave

stand easy chef, duty done , lest we forget

On Saturday, June 20, 2015