Robert Clifford

Robert Clifford
Rank: Private
Service No: 331822
Place of Birth: Rutherglen
Date of Death: 15/07/1916
Theatre of Death: F&F
Regiment/Service: Highland Light Infantry (9th Glasgow Hds. Bn.)
Cemetery: Delville Wood Cemetery, Longueval

Soldier’s Effects information: Father Douglas Clifford
1901 census information:
Address: 2 Union Place, Rutherglen.
Father: Douglas (32) railway goods porter, born about 1869 in Coatbridge.
Mother: Janet (30) born about 1871 in Rutherglen.
Sister: Janet (10) born about 1891 in Rutherglen.
Self: Robert (7) born about 1894 in Rutherglen.
Sister: Lizzie (3) born about 1898 in Rutherglen.
Brother: Anderson (1) born about 1900 in Rutherglen.
1911 census information:
The family are living in Rutherglen. The family comprises Douglas 42, Janet 41, Robert 17, Lizzie 13, Sarah 9, Douglas 6 and Mary 4.

Also commemorated on the memorial at Masonic Lodge Royal Arch No 116, Rutherglen.