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Reginald George 'Rex' Royle

--/--/1887 - 26/08/1938

  • Forenames: Reginald George 'Rex'
  • Surname: Royle
  • Date of Birth: --/--/1887
  • Place of Birth: Doncaster
  • Father: Thomas Clifford Royle
  • Mother: Mary Elizabeth Royle
  • Siblings: Francis Clifford Royle, William Royle, Frederick Lee Royle, Harold Royle
  • Date of Marriage: --/--/1919
  • Spouse: Gladys J Hill
  • Date of Death: 26/08/1938
  • Age: 50
  • Cemetery: Christ Church, Doncaster
  • Rank: Major
  • Service Type: Army
  • Battalion: 6th
  • Regiment: K.O.Y.L.I.
  • Service Record: Promoted from Second Lieutenant to Major Awarded DSO in 1918
  • Census Years: 1901, 1911
  • IWM Life Story Link: https://livesofthefirstworldwar.org/lifestory/3848647
  • Other Sources: DG 01/10/15 Page 3 DC 01/10/15 Page 2 DC 01/06/17 Page 4 DG 8/6/17 Page 4 DG 07/06/18 Page 6 DC 07/06/18 Page 3 DC 25/10/18 Page 3 DG 25/10/18 Page 8 DC 3/1/19 Page 12 London Gazette 31 May 1918. Supplement 30716 Page 6457

Comments: Wounded. Theatre of war: France

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Reginald 'Rex' Royle

Captain Royle of the 5th K.O.Y.L.I., lost his brother in the Somme, but survived the war.