The Australian Boer War Memorial
Anzac Parade Canberra
|Private Clarence Roberts|
Ancestor's Name: Clarence (real name Clairabert) Victor Roberts
Ancestor's date of birth: 02/10/1881
Ancestor's date of death: 09/10/1965
Cause of Death: Age related
Service Number: 331
Colony or State of enlistment: NSW Place of Enlistment: Sydney?
Unit: NSW Imperial Bushmen
Rank attained in Boer War: PTE, Date Effective: 1900
Highest Rank attained (if served after war): No evidence of post Boer War service
Murray Page: 103
Contingent: Fourth New South Wales
Ship: Armenian, 24/01/1900
Memorial details: Detail not provided
Awards/Decorations: Queen's South Africa Medal with Rhodesia, Transvaal and SA 1901 clasps.
Personal Characteristics: Detail not provided
Reasons to go and fight: Detail not provided
Details of service in war: 1900 - May 1901 in Rhodesia and west Transvaal including capture of de la Rey's convoy and guns at Wildfontein (24 March 1901).
Service and life after the Boer War: Detail not provided
Name of Descendant: Adele May McWhinney, Paddington NSW
Relationship to Ancestor: Granddaughter