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Webster, Robert Antony Cecil

1939 - 1945 Star
1939 - 1945
1939 - 1945 War Medal
1939 - 1945
War Medal
Lieutenant Robert Antony Cecil Webster (160115)
Died on Friday 28th January 1944, aged 27
Royal Artillery
Son of George William and Ethel Marion Webster, of Twyford, Berkshire.
Buried:Imphal War Cemetery
4. B. 7.

Robert Webster was born around 1917 to George and Ethel Webster. In 1935 he enlisted with the Royal Artillery, and served until 26th April 1939. Robert re-enlisted soon after the outbreak of war, on the 19th September 1939, and rejoined the Royal Artillery.

In 1939 Robert's parents and his sister Anne were living in Hinton Lodge, Haines Hill. His father George was a chartered accountant, employed as Chief Accountant by the United Africa Co. Ltd. at Unilever House in Blackfriars. He was also an A.R.P. warden and deputy billeting officer for Hurst.

Robert died on 28th January 1944 while serving with the Royal Artillery at Imphal.

Robert Webster is buried in the Imphal War Cemetery, Manipur.



They shall not grow old, as we that are left grow old.
Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.
At the going down of the sun, and in morning
We will remember them.
Lawrence Binyon