CORNER- Roll of Honour
World War 1 - Roll
of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © 2002 Lynda Smith
Memorial stands at a road junction between Dunstable and Whipsnade, on
the Dunstable Downs. From its high position it overlooks much of Bedfordshire.
Copyright © Lynda Smith 2002
WAS BEQUEATHED TO THE
BY W.A. ROBERTSON IN
MEMORY OF HIS BROTHERS
2ND BATT. HAMPSHIRE REGT.
WHO DIED 20TH JUNE
HANOVER, GERMANY, AND OF
ROBERTSON 2ND LIEUT
2ND BATTALION KINGS OWN
SCOTTISH BORDERERS WHO
WAS KILLED IN ACTION IN
FRANCE DURING THE BATTLE
OF THE SOMME IN OR NEAR
30TH JULY 1916
2nd Bn., Hampshire Regiment. Died Wednesday 20 June 1917. Age 40
. Son of William and Mary Robertson, of 24, Cranley Gardens, London.
S.W. Buried: HAMBURG CEMETERY, Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany. Ref.
V. A. 13.
Lieutenant. 9th Bn. attd. 2nd Bn., King's Own Scottish Borderers.
Died Sunday 30 July 1916. Age 36 . Son of William and Mary Elizabeth
Robertson, of 24, Cranley Gardens, South Kensington, London. Educated
at Westminster. Chartered accountant. On staff of Ministry of Health.
Originally Lt. R A 0.C. Transferred at his own request. Commemorated:
THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 4 A and 4 D