Robert Rodger does not have a likeness. If you have one, please link to it in the comments section.

Sergeant Robert Rodger

1st Battalion Highland Light Infantry
Service No: 11345

Robert Rodger grave

59

1

0

0

1
Personal details

Family Information

Son of Mrs Rodger of Bothwell. Nephew of Mrs Bell of Bothwell. In his Will dated 09/10/1916 Robert left the whole of his property and effects to his mother. Official news of Roberts death was sent to his aunt

Born / Resided

Coatbridge / Greenock

Died

Killed in Action 11/01/1917

Enlisted

Hamilton 1914

Employed

Regular Soldier

Age

(No data. If you have details, please add a comment)

Buried / Remembered

Basra Memorial, Iraq

Cemetery / Memorial Information

The Basra Memorial commemorates more than 40,500 members of the Commonwealth forces who died in the operations in Mesopotamia from the Autumn of 1914 to the end of August 1921 and whose graves are not known.

Additional Information

Robert served for 7 years in India before the outbreak of war. See photos for Roberts name on the Basra Memorial.

Photos
  Medal Index Card  newspaper clipping  additional photo

Creative Commons License

We have made this information and the images available under a Creative Commons BY-NC license. This means you may reuse it for non-commercial purposes only and must attribute it to us using the following statement: © coatbridgeandthegreatwar.com

Comments

There are no comments yet for Sergeant Robert Rodger. Be the first to leave one.


Do you have any information about or memories of Sergeant Robert Rodger that you would like to share?

Or even if you would just like to leave a message to say you've been here, please leave a comment below.

*Please note that all comments are verified by a moderator before appearing on the site. All fields are required except links to photos.