Private John Robertson

Private John Innes Robertson. ( possibly ), 10th ( Service ) Battalion, Cameronians ( Scottish Rifles ). He died in France on 28th March 1918 of wounds received in action combatting the German Spring Offensive ( Operation Michael ). He is buried in Wanquetin Communal Cemetery Extension, near Arras, France. He had been born in Govan and had enlisted in Glasgow. The photographs show Allied troops preparing to resist the advancing Germans in rather makeshift defences.

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