Born: 1899, Sproughton, Suffolk.
Presumed dead: 6th June 1918; age 19; KiA.
Rank: unpaid Lance Corporal; Service Number: 42280
Regiment: Worcestershire Regiment, 1st Battalion.
Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of William H. & Bessie Barnard, of 15, Rosebery Road, Ipswich.
1901 7, Virginia Terrace, Freehold Road, Ipswich.
Robert was 2 years old and living with his parents & siblings.
William Henry Barnard, 31, a Labourer – Iron Foundry, born Ipswich.
Bessie Barnard (nee Cook), 27, born Burstall, Suffolk.
Rose Victoria Barnard, 6, born Burstall.
Alfred Dudley Barnard, 4, born Sproughton, Suffolk.
Bessie Agnes Barnard, 6 months, born Ipswich – died 1901, Ipswich.
1911 15, Roseberry Road, Ipswich.
Robert was 11 years old and living with his parents & siblings.
William, 41, a General Labourer – Engineering Works.
Stephen Thomas Barnard, 8, born Ipswich.
Jane Lilian Barnard, 4, born Ipswich.
Harry George Barnard, born Ipswich.
Robert also had a brother ‘Awbie’ Albert William Barnard born January 1915, Ipswich.
Soldiers’ Effects to Bessie Barnard – mother.
WORCESTERSHIRE REGIMENT 1st Battalion: http://www.longlongtrail.co.uk/army/regiments-and-corps/the-british-infantry-regiments-of-1914-1918/worcestershire-regiment/