ROBERTSON, Harry Scrimgeour
Sunday, June 11, 1944
Killed in action or died of wounds
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Sergeant Harry Robertson, 'S' troop, was killed during operations at Rots and Le Hamel.
Extract from the Dundee Courier - Friday 23 June 1944Marine Commando Killed:- Mr D. Robertson, 78 Kingsway, Dundee, has been notified that his youngest son, Sergeant Harry Scrimgeour Robertson (33), Royal Marine Commandos, has been killed on war service. Formerly employed in the publishing office of John & Co., Ltd.. Bank Street, he was called up almost four years ago. A keen sportsman, he was wicket keeper for Y.M.C.A. Cricket Club and also played football in their team. His brother John is in the Royal Engineers. Sources CWGC The Story of 46 Commando, Royal Marines, by Captain P.K.W. Johnson, RM Dundee Courier British Newspaper Archive (website britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk); The British Library Board.
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