Robert Pendleton

Private Robert Pendleton born 2nd April 1883 and baptized 27th May1883 at St Mary’s West Derby . Father also called Robert a saddler mother Elizabeth.

In 1901 Robert age 17 living with father also Robert and mother Elizabeth, brothers William age 13, Edward age 8, Joseph H age 5, John age 2, George L age 1, sisters Mary age 19, Elizabeth A age 15, Margaret age11, Kate E age 8. Family Living 22 Vale Rd Woolton.

Robert Pendleton marries Louisa English 15th July 1905 in St Peters Church Woolton.

Private Robert Pendleton aged 28 in 1911 Census employed as a Railway Plate – Layer and Daughters Elizabeth Alice age 5 and Hester age 2

The following information of Private Robert Pendleton is from the Weekly News Newspaper September 17th 1915

News that the death of Private Robert Pendleton with Mediterranean Expeditionary Force of 64 Campania Street Garston formerly of Woolton. Private Robert Pendleton leaves a widow and 5 children and was for 11 years a plate-layer on the L and N.W.R. In October last joined the 9th Lancashire Fusiliers. He was killed in action on 7th August.He must have fallen in the first engagement probably the first day he reach the firing line on the Gallipoli Peninsala.

On the Commonwealth War Graves Commission website, son of Mr and Mrs Robert Pendleton of 22 Vale Rd Woolton and Husband of Louisa Pendleton of 83 Byram St Garston.

His Brother Joseph Pendleton served in the 18th kings Liverpool Regiment(1st Liverpool Pals) died on the 1st July 1916

Private Robert Pendleton served in the 9th Bn Lancashire Fusiliers serial number 9553 died on the 7th August 1915 age 31

Private Robert Pendleton is Remembered with Honour.. Helles Turkey