Name John ROOTS (d)  
Rank/Number Sergeant  / 48
Regiment/Unit Royal Buckinghamshire Hussars / 
Enlisted Buckingham 
Age/Date of death 34 / 21 Aug 1915 
How died/Theatre of war Killed in action / Gallipoli
Residence at death Cardiff 
Cemetery Helles Memorial, Turkey 
Grave Reference Panel 16 & 17 
Location of memorial Tingewick Cemetery War Memorial 
Date/Place of birth Jun qtr 1881 / Edenham, Lincs
Date/Place of baptism  
Occupation of Casualty farmers son 
Parents/Occupation William John (late) & Elizabeth Mary Roots / farmer
Parents' Address Rookery Farm, Tingewick 
Wife Edith Roots nee Davies 
Wife's Address  
Notes Married at Blewbury Church, Berks. Wife born Pencarreg, Carmarthenshire - nursed wounded soldiers in Cardiff. Mother lived at The Mill House, Radclive at time of sons death. Also known as Jack