Robert Mitchell Leslie

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: S/31163
  • Rank: Lance Corporal
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Cameron Highlanders
  • Unit/Ship: 5th Battalion
  • Place of Death: Belgium
  • Age at Death: 19
  • Date of Death: 16.04.1918
  • Burial Country: Belgium
  • Cemetery: Tyne Cot Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 136 to 138

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 6 Fords Lane, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Mrs Leslie, 1 Shaftesbury Rd, Dundee

  • Father:

    Robert Leslie, 1 Shaftesbury Rd, Dundee

  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about Robert Mitchell Leslie

Robert has no known grave but is remembered on the Tyne Cot Memorial.

Robert Leslie   S/31163   Cameron Highlanders

LESLIE___Killed in action, on 16th April 1918, Lance-Corporal Robert Leslie, Cameron Highlanders, 31163, A. Coy., aged 19 years, youngest and beloved son of Mr and Mrs R. Leslie. – Inserted by his sorrowing father and mother—6 Ford’s Lane, Dundee.

Dundee People’s Journal 11th May 1918

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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