Lance Cpl. R. Fawcett
FIRST NAMES: Robert
UNIT: Royal Engineers
STATUS: Killed in Action
DATE OF DEATH: 22nd August 1918
CEMETERY OR MEMORIAL: Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension, France
Robert's parents were called Chilton and Isabel, and he lived at "Westcote" in Romanby. He is listed on the Northallerton Memorial as Corporal Fawcett, though his official rank was Lance Corporal.
He was serving with the 80th Field Company of the Royal Engineers when he was killed during the early stages of the final Allied Advance to Victory.