Private ROBERT McGHEE

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Rank Private
Forenames ROBERT
Surname McGHEE
Initials R
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Thursday, 13 July 1944
Age 35
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From GALSTON, AYRSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 7405885
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Royal Army Medical Corps
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 213 Field Ambulance
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration SAINT-MANVIEU WAR CEMETERY, CHEUX
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location X. H. 6.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF JAMES AND HELEN MCGHEE, OF GALSTON, AYRSHIRE.

Additional Information

 

 

Private ROBERT McGHEE was killed near Château de Fontaine along with his stretcher bearer colleague Lance Corporal WILLIAM ALBERT TICKLE. While attanding to wounded, both men were killed when they were hit by a barrage of mortar fire.1

 

 

References
1. Information kindly provided by Clive Grayshon, nephew of Lance Corporal WILLIAM ALBERT TICKLE.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
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