George Robertson

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Perth
  • Service no: 1513
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Black Watch
  • Unit/Ship: 2nd Battalion
  • Place of Death: Iraq
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 27.01.1916
  • Burial Country: Iraq
  • Cemetery: Basra Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 25 & 63

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Lochee, Dundee
  • Address: 1 Flights Lane, Lochee, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Williamina Robertson, 1 Flights Lane, Lochee

  • Father:

    George Robertson, 1 Flights Lane, Lochee

  • Siblings:

    Arthur & Joseph

  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about George Robertson

George has no known grave but is remembered on the Basra Memorial. He was the brother of Pte Arthur Robertson D/3129, 3rd Battalion Dragoon Guards (Prince of Wales Own) who died 05.06.1916 and is buried in Balgay Cemetery, Dundee & Pte Joseph Robertson, 1805, 10th Battalion Highland Light Infantry who was killed in action 25.09.1915.

Additional information supplied by Gary Thomson

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