Regiment : Queen's Own Worcestershire Hussars (Worcester Yeomanry)
Service number : 2675
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Killed in action aged 19 on 23rd April 1916
Buried : Commemorated on Jerusalem Memorial, Israel, Panel 3 and 5.
Relatives : Son of Walter and Georgina Repton, 35 Comer Rd., Worcester
Memorial : Worcester St John in Bedwardine Church
Resided : Worcester
Also appears on : Worcester Cathedral Worcestershire Hussars as W.R. Repton with the information: Private. Worcester Guildhall as R. Repton.
Private W.R. Repton 1st/1st Worcester Yeomanry, embarked at Avonmouth 9th April 1915 for service with the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, disembarked at Alexandria, Egypt on 24th April 1915. Killed in action 23rd April 1916.
Source for additional information: The Yeomanry Cavalry of Worcestershire 1914 – 1922.
A photograph of Trooper R. Repton can be found in Berrow’s Worcester Journal Supplement, Saturday 13th May 1916, available at Worcestershire Archives.