ROBERTS, Charles Edward James
City of London Police
King's Royal Rifle Corps
Friday, February 22, 1918
Wednesday, April 11, 1945
Killed in action or died of wounds
Rifleman Charles Roberts died in Germany. At the time of his death his Commando were engaged in fighting at the River Aller crossing. He was originally buried in the Military Plot that was on the Eastern bank of the Aller near the Aller Bridge.
Charles was a serving Police Officer who had volunteered for the Commandos. In 1939 he was Police Constable 193 'B' serving at Snow Hill Police Station in the City of London. He is commemorated on the City of London Police War Memorial at Wood Street Police Station.
CWGC Graves Concentraion Report Form.
Casulaty Lists / National Archives file WO417/91.
The 1939 register covering the City of London.
Kevin Lynott via CVA Forum message titled Police Intakes.
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