Robert Anderson

Royal Garrison Artillery

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Unit/Regiment Royal Garrison Artillery
Battalion No.2 Depot
Rank Gunner
Service Number 455 & 275455
Theatre of War first served in
Date of entry therein 22/9/1914
Age at Death 31
Date of Death 14/01/1915
Burial/Memorial Newport (St. Woolos) Cemetery
CWGC Family Details Husband of Edith Kate Anderson, of 13, Albert Avenue, Newport
Born Motherwell, Lanarkshire
Enlisted Newport, Mon
Resided 13, Albert Avenue, Newport
How Died Died at home
Theatre of War
Medal Entitlement 1914 Star, Victory, British

Robert Anderson's Story

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Robert Anderson died at South Hants Hospital, Southampton. On his medal card it states that he died, this would normally mean that he died from illness rather than wounds. His wife, Edith, received a £3 war gratuity and his back pay.


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