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Granny and Grandad Robertson

1907
Granny and Grandad Robertson

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George Robertson and his wife Elizabeth from Milton Street Abbeyhill. He was a sergeant in WWI survived the Gretna rail disaster only to be killed in action on 3 May 2017. He left a widow and two young children.

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