Robert Stanley DALWOOD
Private R. S. Dalwood died of pneumonia following fever at Jandola, June 15th, 1917, at the age of 30. He obtained his transfer from the R. A. M. C. to join the Battalion December 1914, and went to Lowestoft, where he entered " A" Coy. On the re-formation in December 1915 " A" was again his Company and he remained in it till joining the Signalling Section in July 1916. In the signalling classification in January 1917 he obtained cross flags with 1st class. The Battalion loses in him a most popular and hardworking member, one whose liveliness alone made him an ever-welcome companion.
[The Londoner - Vol.2, No. 2 page 36.]
Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-19
In Memory of
Of the servicemen commemorated by name on the
memorial, just over 1,000 lie in cemeteries to the west of the River
Indus, where maintenance was not possible. The remainder died in fighting
on or beyond the North West Frontier and during the Third Afghan War, and
have no known grave. The Delhi Memorial (India Gate) stands at the eastern
end of the Rajpath, or Kingsway.
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