LieutenantSTERLING, ROBERT WILLIAM

Died 23/04/1915

Aged 21

1st Bn.
Royal Scots Fusiliers

Son of John Lockhart Sterling and Clara Francis Sterling, of 216, Bothwell St., Glasgow.

Inscription

SCHOLAR OF PEMBROKE COLLEGE OXFORD AUTHOR OF NEWDIGATE PRIZE POEM 1914 KILLED IN ACTION AT YPRES AND IN MEMORY OF HIS BROTHER SECOND LIEUTENANT JOHN LOCKHART STERLING ROYAL SCOTS FUSILIERS KILLED IN ACTION AT LOOS 28TH SEPTEMBER 1915

Buried at DICKEBUSCH NEW MILITARY CEMETERY

Location: West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Number of casualties: 618

Cemetery/memorial reference: D. 28.

See cemetery plan
Cemetery details

CWGC Archives

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DISCLAIMER:
This collection of documents was assembled by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and its predecessors as part of the processes involved in the commemoration of individuals. As a result, they contain many corrections and alterations which reflect their use as working documents. For further information concerning the history of the collection, please see our About Our Records page.
Please be advised that some of the documents, especially the burial returns and exhumation reports, may contain information which some people may find distressing. The original archive records and their digital copies remain the property of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, but are available for re-use for private and non-commercial purposes.