Headstone of Peter Robertson MM

Peter Robertson died of his wounds (gassed) at St Johns Ambulance Brigade Hospital at Etaples. The hospital was established on 22 July 1915 and remained there after the Armistice.




Peter Robertson's headstone at Etaples Military Cemetery

The inscription reads

S/14562 Private
Peter Robertson MM
Gordon Highlanders
30th May 1918

Will some gentle hand
In that distant land
Lay down a flower for me



Silent witnesses

Peter Robertson lies in the section above,
below the trees on the right in the picture below

View of Etaples Cemetery View Plan of Etaples Cemetery

Etaples Military Cemetery


Entrance of Etaples Military Cemetery

View of the impressive entrance from within the cemetery. It incorporates The Cross of Sacrifice and Altar.

View cemetery plan

Photographed August 2000