URQUHART, Robert Rose

Known as: 
Bertie to family, Bobby to commandos
Rank: 
Private
Unit/Base: 
Regiment/Corps: 
Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders
Service: 
Army
Service numbers: 
2991922
Died : 
Monday, April 2, 1945
Killed in action or died of wounds
Age: 
23
Cemetery/Memorial: 
Operations: 
Pte Robert Urquhart 9 Commando
Private Robert Urquhart, 5 troop, died during operations at Lake Comacchio, Italy [1][3][4].
  • 3 March 1944 wounded during operations at Anzio [2][5] [see Linked Content below].
  • Evacuated as casualty to the UK [4][5]
  • 20 March 1945 rejoined 5 troop in Italy [4][5].
  • 2 April 1945 killed in action at Lake Comacchio [3][4].
Sources
[1] CWGC.
[2] Casualty Lists 1939-45 / National Archives file WO417/73.
[3] Casualty Lists 1939-45 / National Archives file WO417/91.
[4] His brother Donald Urquhart.
[5] CVA gallery album for Pte. Urquhart with photos and letters [view].
 
Primary Roll of Honour: 
Photo of grave in Gallery: 
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