Robertson, Henry Fergus


War Service:

Private Henry Fergus Robertson, “A” Company, 20th (County of London) Battalion (Blackheath and Woolwich), London Regiment, died of wounds (gunshot wound to the abdomen) on the 28th September 1915, aged 21. He enlisted in April 1915 and arrived at the front in August of the same year.

He is buried and remembered in Noeux-Les-Mines Communal Cemetery, France.

Location of Memorial:
He is remembered on the memorials at St Andrew's Church, Catford and on the Roll of Honour to the 20th London Regiment.

He was the son of Elizabeth Harriet Hooper (formerly Robertson) of 99 Broadfield Road, Catford and the late Henry James Robertson. He was born in Balham, educated at King’s College School. Prior to the war he was employed as a clerk at Messrs Charles Davis and Co. stockbrokers of London Wall, and then at the Metropolitan Gas Company at their offices at East Greenwich.


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