Simpson, Robert McPhail –

Caught aged 24 as an absentee from Invergordon since 29/05/1917 appearing before Bolton Magistrates on 07/06/1917, adjourned to 11/06/1917 for this and an alleged theft from Henry Walker of 20 Greenhalgh Street on 05 or 06/06/1917. Found guilty and sentenced to 3 months hard labour for the theft. (Bolton Archives: JBO/1/27).

Personal details

  • Surname: Simpson
  • Forename: Robert McPhail
  • Date of birth: Not known
  • Birth place: Not known
  • Place of residence: Not known
  • Gender: Male
  • Age of death: Not known
  • Place of death: Not known
  • Date of death: Not known
  • Casualty type: Not known

Service details

  • Rank: Private
  • Unit: 3rd (Regular Reserve) Battalion.
  • Service number: 26106
  • Regiment: Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders
  • Enlistment date: Not known
  • Enlistment location: Not known
  • Conflict: WW1


  • Service medals: Not known
  • Silver War badge: Not known
  • Awards: Not known


  • CWGC Memorial: Not known
  • CWGC reference: Not known

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