This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
- Date of enlistment: 15.03.1915
- Place of enlistment: Montreal, Quebec.
- Service no: 418448
- Rank: Private
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry
- Unit/Ship: 42nd Battalion
- Place of Death: Belgium
- Age at Death: 38
- Date of Death: 16.04.1916
- Burial Country: Belgium
- Cemetery: Menin Road South Military Cemetery
- Grave/Mem Ref no: I.L.17.
- Date of Birth: 18.07.1877
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Occupation: Labourer
James Anderson, Knox St, Point St Charles
More about Robert Anderson
Prior to the Great War, Robert served for 7 years with the Scots Guards, he was killed in action from a gun shot wound to the head.
For reasons unknown Robert Anderson is not included on the original Dundee City Roll of Honour
Information researched and supplied by Gary Thomson
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