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Private, South Lancashire Regiment.

Died 9th May 1918.

Former student of medicine.


 

Victor was the son of W.B. Roberts of Lymm. He was born in 1885, attended Warrington Grammar School and entered Manchester University in 1905 as a student of medicine. He enlisted on 10th December 1915 and died near Arras in May 1918 while serving as a gunner with 4th Battalion South Lancashire Regiment Machine Gun Corps. He left affects woth £8683 19s 1d to Arthur James Willett, a solicitor, Robert Houle French, a doctor, and John Horner Hargreaves, a sapper with the Royal Engineers. Victor does not appear to be recorded on the Commonwealth War Graves database.