STICKLEY, Robert Arthur

Rank: 
Private
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment
Service: 
Army
Service numbers: 
14455863
Died : 
Friday, November 30, 1945
Died in service
Died in the UK
Age: 
19
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Private Robert Stickley died on 30 November 1945 of wounds inflicted in a shooting incident on Brighton seafront on 19 November 1945 [1]+[2]
 
​His Father also died in the war. 38551 Corporal Albert William Stickley, 102 Field Coy., Royal Engineers, died in France on the 27th May, 1940 aged 42 and is remembered with honour at the Dunkirk Memorial [1].
 
Sources
[1] CWGC.
[2] Newspaper report in the The People - Sunday 02 December 1945 (British Newspaper Archive website).
[3] Westminster Abbey Commando Roll of Honour file ref. National Archives DEFE/2/843.
 
Notes
A criminal court case of manslaughter followed [2].
 
Primary Roll of Honour: 
Photo of grave in Gallery: 
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