CEF Soldier Detail

Private James Peter Robertson
Died: November 6, 1917

Regimental Number:
552665
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
27th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Pictou, Pictou County, Nova Scotia
Country:
Canada
Next of Kin:
Janet Robertson, Mother, Medicine Hat, Alberta
Address at Enlistment:
Medicine hat, Alberta
Date of Birth:
October 26, 1883
Trade or Calling:
Engineer
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Macleod, Alberta
Date of Enlistment:
June 14, 1915
Age at enlistment:
31
Height:
6 Feet 1 Inches
Chest:
40 Inches
Expansion:
4 1/2 Inches
Religion:
Presbyterian
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Died in War, unknown cause
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
November 6, 1917
Age at Death:
34
Buried at:
Tyne Cot Cemetery, Belgium
Plot:
LVIII. D. 26.
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 8360-16
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 27th Battalion
Images
Tombstone of Pte. Robertson - Tyne Cott Cemetary
Son of Alexander and Janet Robertson, of 656, 5th St., South East, Medicine Hat, Alberta. Next of Kin: Mrs. Janet Robertson. Awarded Victoria cross.
Awards and Decorations
Victoria Cross