Born: June 19, 1885 Gillingham, Kent. Died: August 14/15, 1915 Anafarta Plain, Galipoli
Regiment: 1/5th Essex Regiment
Parents: Rev Robert Stobbs Turner and Catherine Mary Hornbuckle
Schools/University: Hurstpeirpoint School and Queens, Cambridge (Blue for football)
Notes: “Perhaps the best football player Hurst produced was Ronald Turner (at Hurst 1898-1904) who played for Cambridge, Sussex and England, as well as cricket for Gloucestershire, and who was killed at Gallipoli in 1915.” Hurst Archives
Played football for: Cambridge XI, England, signed for Bristol Rovers
Played Cricket for Gloucestershire
A book about the players who fell in that War is currently in preparation and will be available in the near future, all proceeds of which, will help to keep both the club and the memory of these Corinthians alive. (Contact corinthians1882 (at) gmail.com for more information).