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Robert Hainsworth

Armée

  • Robert Hainsworth and Rebecca Wood at their wedding in February 1919.

    Robert Hainsworth and Rebecca Wood at their wedding in February 1919.
  • Compass and case with strap used by Robert Hainsworth while he served with the British Army in the Post Office Rifles, 8th London Regiment, from mid 1917 to the war's end in 1918.

    Compass and case with strap used by Robert Hainsworth while he served with the British Army in the Post Office Rifles, 8th London Regiment, from mid 1917 to the war's end in 1918.
  • British issue whistle Robert Hainsworth used while with the Post Office Rifles. Mr. Hainsworth started the war with the 2nd Battalion Canadian Mounted Rifles, was injured, discharged from the Canadian Army and then he enlisted with the British Army.

    British issue whistle Robert Hainsworth used while with the Post Office Rifles. Mr. Hainsworth started the war with the 2nd Battalion Canadian Mounted Rifles, was injured, discharged from the Canadian Army and then he enlisted with the British Army.
  • After receiving what he thought were fatal injuries, Robert Hainsworth gave this "Soldier's Own Diary" from 1917 to a German soldier with the request that it be returnedt to his family. The diary finally made it in 1935.

    After receiving what he thought were fatal injuries, Robert Hainsworth gave this "Soldier's Own Diary" from 1917 to a German soldier with the request that it be returnedt to his family. The diary finally made it in 1935.
  • Robert Hainsworth enlisted with the Canadian Army in 1914. He was on active service from 1915 to 1919. He was wounded twice - once while serving with the Canadian Mounted Rifles and once while serving with the British Post Offices Rifles.

    Robert Hainsworth enlisted with the Canadian Army in 1914. He was on active service from 1915 to 1919. He was wounded twice - once while serving with the Canadian Mounted Rifles and once while serving with the British Post Offices Rifles.
  • While the German soldier, Mathias Finck, had Robert Hainsworth's diary in his possession, he used it to jot down his own notes.

    While the German soldier, Mathias Finck, had Robert Hainsworth's diary in his possession, he used it to jot down his own notes.
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