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Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
Stewartry
Town
Dalbeattie
County
Dumfries And Galloway
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
78145
Current location

Dalbeattie Cemetery
Albert Street
Dalbeattie
Stewartry
Dumfries And Galloway
DG5 4JR
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NX 83298 61834
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Addition to family gravestone
Inscription
…../THOMAS ROBERTSON, THEIR YOUNGEST SON,/SERGEANT IN 9TH H.L.I. GLASGOW HIGHLANDERS/KILLED IN ACTION NEAR POLYGON WOOD/29TH SEPTEMBER 1917, AGED 22 YEARS/ ALSO ROBERT ROBERTSON THEIR ELDEST SON,/SERGEANT 18TH KINGS LIVERPOOL REGIMENT/DIED OF WOUNDS WHILE PRISONER OF WAR/AT CUGNY, FRANCE, 27TH APRIL 1918/AGED 32 YEARS/….
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Robertson, Robert
Robertson, Thomas
See details for all 2 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename, relationships, rank, regiment, manner of death, place of death, date of death, age
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Gravestone
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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