HARPER, Robert Holly Ashton

Rank: 
Sergeant
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Royal Artillery
Service: 
Army
Number: 
777618
Born: 
Monday, January 9, 1928
Birthplace: 
Natal South Africa
Died : 
Friday, February 26, 1943
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
32

Sergeant Robert Harper from  Wath upon Dearne, Yorkshire, was killed in action during operations in North Africa. At the time of his death his Commando were engaged in the Battle for Steamroller Farm at El Arousa, Tunisia. He had been attested into the Royal Artillery at Sheffield in 1928.

Sources
CWGC.
Royal Artillery Casualty Cards.
Royal Artillery Attestation Records.
 
Primary Roll of Honour: 

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