We remember George Robertson

We remember George Robertson

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Timeline

Timeline

1878
sibling Alic Robertson Source:8479128 1878
1880
sibling Robert Robertson Source:8479128 1880
1885
birth United Kingdom Source:8479128 Source:7499368 1885
1885
sibling Abinizer Robertson Source:8479128 1885
1908
marriage Elizabeth Hardie Source:8479128 28th August 1908
1909
service British Army Private 739 Royal Scots 7th Battalion Source:8479128 22nd March 1909
1912
children George Robertson Source:8479128 14th December 1912
1914
children Mary Robertson Source:8479128 27th June 1914
1915
hospitalisation Injured in the Quintinshill railway disaster. Hospital/Institution Source:8481977 22nd May 1915
1915
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:3776445 28th August 1915
1917
employment Gas Meter Surveyor Source:8479128 25th February 1917
1917
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:8479128 28th March 1917
1917
missing Although he was reported missing on 3rd May, his records show that his wife was not informed until 7th June. Source:8479128 3rd May 1917
1917
dates Age 32 Source:7499368 3rd May 1917
enlistment Edinburgh United Kingdom Source:7738571
service British Army Private 302630 Royal Scots Source:3776445
service British Army Serjeant 739 Royal Scots 7th Battalion Source:8479128
service British Army Serjeant 302630 Royal Scots 2nd Battalion Source:7499368
1917
death Killed in Action France Source:7499368 Source:7738571 3rd May 1917
burial Arras Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Bay 1 and 2. Source:7499368

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names George
Initials G
Last Name Robertson
Source 3776445
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
26 Milton Street, Edinburgh United Kingdom known 1917-02-25
26 Milton Street. Edinburgh United Kingdom known 1915-05-22
Edinburgh United Kingdom
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 302630 Royal Scots Private
British Army 302630 Royal Scots 2nd Battalion Serjeant
British Army 739 Royal Scots 7th Battalion Private
British Army 739 Royal Scots 7th Battalion Serjeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
George Robertson son 14th December 1912
Mary Robertson daughter 27th June 1914
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Eliza mother
George Robertson father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alic Robertson brother 1878
Robert Robertson brother 1880
Abinizer Robertson brother 1885
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Hardie wife 28th August 1908
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1917-02-25 5'8"

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Yvonne27542
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Yvonne27542

External Evidence

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List of those involved in the Gretna Rail Disaster Yvonne27542

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