George Anderson

George Anderson (Robertson)
Service No: 7372
Place of Birth: Rutherglen
Date of Death: 10/3/1915
Theatre of Death: France
Regiment/Service: Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) (2nd Bn.)
Memorial: Le Touret Memorial

Soldier’s Effects information: Annie G Aitken
1901 census information:
176 King Street, Rutherglen.
Father: John (36) mason’s labourer, born about 1865 in Rutherglen.
Mother: Jessie Aitken (36)  born about 1865 in Rutherglen.
Brother: James (16) apprentice mason, born about 1885 in Rutherglen.
Brother: Alexander(14) tube work’s labourer, born about 1887 in Rutherglen.
Brother: William (11)  born about 1890 in Rutherglen.
Brother: Archibald (8)  born about 1893 in Rutherglen.
Self: George (7)  born about 1894 in Rutherglen.
Brother: Robert (4)  born about 1897 in Rutherglen.
Sister: Jessie (1 month)  born about 1901 in Rutherglen.

Evening Times 20/4/1915

Newspaper transcript – Private George Anderson or Robertson, 2nd Scottish Rifles, was killed on the field of battle on March 10.

Brother of Alexander Anderson