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BRIDGE OF GAUR, BRAES OF RANNOCH CHURCH WW1 [Roll of Honour]

 
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PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2007 7:20 pm    Post subject: BRIDGE OF GAUR, BRAES OF RANNOCH CHURCH WW1 [Roll of Honour] Reply with quote

Situated at the west end of Loch Rannoch at Bridge of Gaur. Next stop Rannoch Station and the end of the world!
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PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2007 7:34 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Just as a point on interest the minister here, Archibald Eneas Robertson, was the first man to 'bag' all the Munros.
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PostPosted: Tue May 15, 2007 8:55 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Mark,
Was the Minister Robertson related in any way to the 2 Robertson Great War casualties? These were brothers:

Name: ROBERTSON, JOHN
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)
Unit Text: "B" Coy. 9th Bn.
Age: 24
Date of Death: 29/12/1916
Service No: 40356
Additional information: Son of Peter and Susan Robertson, of Killiechonan, Rannoch, Perthshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: VII. B. 9.
Cemetery: CONTAY BRITISH CEMETERY, CONTAY

Name: ROBERTSON, DUNCAN
Initials: D
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)
Unit Text: 9th Bn.
Age: 20
Date of Death: 26/04/1917
Service No: S/40418
Additional information: Son of Peter and Susan Robertson, of East Killiechonan, Rannoch Station, Perthshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: I. C. 13.
Cemetery: GUEMAPPE BRITISH CEMETERY, WANCOURT
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PostPosted: Wed May 16, 2007 8:11 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Derek

I can't answer that for sure but I don't think so. I picked up quite a comprehensive leaflet on Rev. Robertsonfrom the church and there was no mention of that information/connection.

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Name: ROBERTSON, DUNCAN
Initials: D
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)
Unit Text: 9th Bn.
Age: 20
Date of Death: 26/04/1917
Service No: S/40418
Additional information: Son of Peter and Susan Robertson, of East Killiechonan, Rannoch Station, Perthshire.
Grave/Memorial Reference: I. C. 13.


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PostPosted: Mon Nov 19, 2018 2:12 pm    Post subject: WMR (ex UKNIWM) number Reply with quote

WMR 70438
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