Lance Corporal Roland Madell, 1st Essex Regiment,5998850

1891 Mar 11. Born St Peter Port, Guernsey.

1891 census living with his parents at York Hotel, South Esplanade, St Peter Port

1901 cenus living with his parents at Lower Le Marchant Street, St Peter Port

1911 Feb 11. Enlisted at Fort George, Guernsey. Trade given as "porter". Son of Mrs A Madell, 12 Mount Durand, St Peter Port, Gurensey

1911 census gives him at Alma Barracks Blackdown, and a Private 1st Bn Dorset Regiment

1912 Sep 11. Posted to India

1914 Oct 16. Served Mesopotamia

1915 Jun 15. His record shows he suffered from heat stroke, and was transferred to Poona Hospital for 3 weeks.

1919 Jul 15. Transferred to Sec B Reserves of Essex Regt.

1921 May 14 Died Courtmacsherry. "Killed by rebels". Son of Mrs. A. Madell, of 12, Mount Durand, St. Peter Port. I can find no more on what happened here

Buried St Peter Port.

British Soldiers died in Ireland