Robert CROW 1908 – 1944
14217592 Lance Corporal Robert Crow, 19 Field Security Section, Intelligence Corps died 27 September 1944 aged 36. He is buried at West Auckland cemetery and commemorated on West Auckland War Memorial.
Robert Crow was born 13 September 1908, the son of Robert William and Lavinia Crow and the brother of William. In 1911, he, his 2 months old brother and mother were recorded as visitors to Robert and Alice Crow and their family at Kepier Terrace, Durham. His father has not been traced.
In 1934, Robert married Bertha Preshous. In 1939, Robert and Bertha lived at Garden House, Auckland Terrace, Shildon. Robert is recorded as working as “Permanent Investigating Clerk for Unemployment Assistance”.
The service details of Lance Corporal Robert Crow have not been researched.
Robert Crow is buried at grave reference Row F. plot 35 West Auckland Cemetery. His headstone bears the following epitaph
Till the day dawns
 Commonwealth War Graves Commission
 1939 England & Wales Register and England & Wales Birth Index 1837-1915 Vol.10a p.214 1908Q4 Auckland
 1911 census
 England & Wales Marriage Index 1916-2005 Vol.10 p593 1934 Q3 Auckland
 1939 England & Wales Register
 England & Wales Death Index 1916-2007 Vol.10b p.722 1944Q3 Westmoreland North
 England & Wales National Probate Calendar [Index of Wills & Administrations] 1858-1995