Thank you to James Morton-Robertson
for providing the photograph above.
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James Morton-Robertson wrote:
"My paternal grandfather, James Morton Robertson and was born in Newington in 1882. He ran away from home at 14
and joined the Royal Scots Fusiliers. He was sent to S Africa in
1901 and was at the relief of Ladysmith. He served in Zululand, quelling
He was sent, again, to South Africa
during WW1. He campaigned in German South West Africa (Namibia).
WW2, he was an ARP Warden."
James Morton Robertson: Sevenoaks, Kent, England:
July 1, 2007