Able Seaman John Thomson Robertson

Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve, HMS Black Prince

Died: Wednesday 31 May 1916 (aged 32)

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Record:
ROBERTSON, JOHN THOMSON
Additional information:
Son of Mr. and Mrs. John Thomson Robertson, of 1, West Shore St., Buckhaven, Fifeshire.
Cemetery:
PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
24.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Robertson, John T
Memorial:
Perth Middle United Free Church (WMR 82118)
Location:
Perth, Tayside
Name recorded:
Robertson, John T
Memorial:
Buckhaven, Methil and Innerleven (WMR 8532)
Location:
Methil, Fife
Name recorded:
Robertson, John T
Memorial:
Nigg (WMR 5828)
Location:
Nigg, Grampian

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Name:
Private J Robertson
Context:
other
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 7 Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (page 90)
Name:
Private J Robertson
Context:
Wounded
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 7 Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (page 83)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Robertson
Context:
discipline
Date:
5 Jun 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Machine Gun Company (page 21)