Published By John Davies
John Richard Roberts born in 1898 at Oswestry and baptised 10 May 1898, Holy Trinity, Oswestry. His parents were John and Mary Alice (nee Price). He had 6 siblings: Jessie (1891), Arthur (1892), Herbert (1896), Charles (1900), Frank (1903) and Ethel (1908). All born in Oswestry except Arthur who was born in Manchester. His father was a general labourer. In 1901 they lived at 1 Osborne Yard, Bailey Street but by 1911 had moved to 2 Machine Yard, Oswestry. No military or war details can be identified.