The Robertsons. Glory the reward of valor. John Robertson. 1884 - 1955 Forfar , Scotland Youngest of 14 children 1900 joined Highland Light Infantry Regiment 1906-1914 Deployed to India and Egypt Married Agnes Stephen 1910. 1914 WWI fought in Belgium Regimental Sgt Major
Glory the reward of valor
1884 - 1955
Youngest of 14 children
1900 joined Highland Light Infantry Regiment
1906-1914 Deployed to India and Egypt
Married Agnes Stephen 1910
The Highland Light Infantry Regiment
Map of Europe Nineteenth Century
Military deaths WWI
Allied Powers: 5,712,379
Central Powers: 4,010,241
The total number of military and civilian casualties in World War One were over 35 million.
Began on 28 July 1914 and lasted until 11 November 1918.
Trench Warfare WWI
Where progress before had been measured in miles, now it was counted in yards .
Stephen Robertson’s favorite radio program late 1946-51.
One of his first words was “radio.”
Met Mary Stuebing in 1965 at CSULB
Moved to Altadena California 1970
Me, Brad, Mom
My four boys with their Grandpa Stephen (Steve) Robertson