Waiter Alexander Robertson

Mercantile Marine

Died: Tuesday 27 March 1917 (aged 22)

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Record:
ROBERTSON, ALEXANDER
Additional information:
Son of James and Hannah Robertson (nee Mackay), of 212, Dalmarnock Rd., Bridgeton, Glasgow.
Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Corporal Alexander Robertson

Corporal Alexander Robertson 12/220. Unit: "A" Company, 12th Battalion, York and Lancaster Regiment. Death: 1 July 1916, missing, Somme, Western Front. Commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial.
CWGC family information: son of the late Robert Robertson, M.A., F.R.S.E. (Headmaster, Edinburgh Ladies' College). Lecturer in History, Sheffield University. Author of "Life of Sir Robert Moray." He was also one of the "Soldier Poets." Author of book of poems called "Comrades," also "Last Poems.".

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Robertson, Alexander
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St Barnabas Church-Altar Rails (WMR 67649)
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Carlisle, Cumbria
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Robertson, Alexander
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Thurso (WMR 5947)
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Thurso, Highland
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Robertson, Alexander
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Auchterless (WMR 8554)
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Auchterless, Grampian
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Robertson, Alexander
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Eckford Church WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 78862)
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Eckford, Borders
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Robertson, Alexander
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Kilbirnie Auld Kirk Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 44521)
Location:
Kilbirnie, Strathclyde
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Robertson, Alexander
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Darvel (WMR 13360)
Location:
Darvel, Strathclyde
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Robertson, Alexander
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Blair Atholl-Stone of Remembrance (WMR 5683)
Location:
Blair Atholl, Tayside
Name recorded:
Robertson, Alexander
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Blair Atholl United Free Church (WMR 79935)
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Blair Atholl, Tayside
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Robertson, Alexander
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Parish of Pitlsligo (WMR 57200)
Location:
Rosehearty, Grampian
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Robertson, Alexander
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Pitsligo Parishioners (WMR 8626)
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Rosehearty, Grampian
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Robertson, Alexander
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Rafford (WMR 8723)
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Rafford, Grampian
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Robertson, Alexander
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Forres High United Free Church- WW1 Board (WMR 80057)
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Robertson, Alexander
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St Aidan's Church WW1 (Memorial 1 of 2) (WMR 78625)
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Robertson, Alexander
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Carnoustie (WMR 2035)
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Carnoustie, Tayside
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Robertson, Alexander
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St Serf's Church WW1 (WMR 85395)
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Dysart, Fife
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Robertson, Alexander
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Union Bank of Scotland Limited WW1 (WMR 76027)
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Glasgow, Strathclyde
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Robertson, Alexander
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W Robertson, Sergeant A Robertson and Lance Corporal G Robertson (WMR 80014)
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Inverness, Highland
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Robertson, Alexander
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Kelty (WMR 5719)
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Kelty, Fife
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Robertson, Alexander
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Forman United Free Church WW1 (WMR 85410)
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Scoonie, Fife
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Robertson, Alexander
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Inverkeithing Parish Church Roll of Honour - WW1 (WMR 79913)
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Inverkeithing, Fife
Name recorded:
Robertson, Alexander
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Kelty (WMR 5719)
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Kelty, Fife
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Robertson, Alexander
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Crail Royal British Legion - WW1 (WMR 5752)
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Crail, Fife
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Robertson, Alexander
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Blairgowrie and Rattray (WMR 8546)
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Blairgowrie, Tayside
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Robertson, Alexander
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St James' Church (WMR 85782)
Location:
Forfar, Tayside
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Robertson, Alexander
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Bo'ness (WMR 73100)
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Bo'ness, Lothian
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Robertson, Alexander
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G and A Robertson (WMR 77921)
Location:
Inverness, Highland
Name recorded:
Robertson, Alexander
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Blairgowrie High School WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 82300)
Location:
Blairgowrie, Tayside
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Robertson, Alexander
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Royal Higher Grade School, Dunkeld- WW1 Board (WMR 82307)
Location:
Little Dunkeld, Tayside
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Robertson, Alexander
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Edinkillie Parishioners (WMR 8542)
Location:
Edinkillie, Grampian
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Robertson, Alexander
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Island of Stronsay (WMR 57307)
Location:
Island Of Stronsay, Orkney
Name recorded:
Robertson, Alexander
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Coupar Angus Abbey Church WW1 (Incorporating Coupar Angus North and South United Free Churches) (WMR 82219)
Location:
Coupar Angus, Tayside
Name recorded:
Robertson, Alexander
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Coupar Angus WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 82396)
Location:
Coupar Angus, Tayside
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Robertson, Alexander
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Lockhart Memorial Church (WMR 88859)
Location:
Leith, Lothian
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Robertson, Alexander
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Mayfield Parish Church (WMR 88877)
Location:
Edinburgh, Lothian
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Robertson, Alexander
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St Columbas Church WW1 And WW2 (WMR 32092)
Location:
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Name recorded:
Robertson, Alexander
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Forth Royal Garrison Artillery - WW1 (WMR 8763)
Location:
Edinburgh, Lothian
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Robertson, Alexander
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Upperby WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 67210)
Location:
Carlisle, Cumbria
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Robertson, Alexander
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Carriden Parish Church WW1 (WMR 89186)
Location:
Bo'ness, Lothian
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Robertson, Alexander
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Newtongrange (WMR 53631)
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Newtongrange, Lothian
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Robertson, Alexander
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Scoonie WW1, Cyprus Emergency and Korean War (WMR 8525)
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Scoonie, Fife
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Robertson, Alexander
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Fraserburgh (WMR 5844)
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Fraserburgh, Grampian
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Robertson, Alexander
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Crail (WMR 5758)
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Crail, Fife
Name recorded:
Robertson, Alexander
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Broadford and Harrapool (Strath) (WMR 5933)
Location:
Broadford, Highland
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Robertson, Alexander
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Culross (WMR 8511)
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Culross, Fife
Name recorded:
Robertson, Alexander
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The Men of Stirling (WMR 5768)
Location:
Stirling, Central
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Robertson, Alexander
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Broadford and Harrapool (Strath) (WMR 5933)
Location:
Broadford, Highland
Name recorded:
Robertson, Alexander
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Keith (WMR 8660)
Location:
Keith, Grampian
Name recorded:
Robertson, Alexander
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Dysart (WMR 8534)
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Dysart, Fife
Name recorded:
Robertson, Alexander
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Dunfermline - WW1 (WMR 8521)
Location:
Dunfermline, Fife
Name recorded:
Robertson, Alexander
Memorial:
Insch and District War Memorial Hospital (WMR 57109)
Location:
Insch, Grampian

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Name:
departed_sick Second Lieutenant Robertson
Context:
Date:
31 Mar 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Gordon Highlanders (page 312)
Name:
Major J R Robertson
Context:
Date:
31 Mar 1917
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 8 Battalion Bedfordshire Regiment (page 114)
Name:
Major J R Robertson
Context:
author
Date:
31 Mar 1917
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 8 Battalion Bedfordshire Regiment (page 113)
Name:
Second Lieutenant L J W Robertson
Context:
other
Date:
31 Mar 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Gordon Highlanders (page 313)