Diamond War Memorial Project

Private Robert Ross Allan

5th Battalion Seaforth Highlanders (Ross-shire Buffs, The Duke of Albany's) Regimental Number S/8472
Born: ---- Died: 1918-08-29 Aged: -- Enlisted: Worked for a time in Elgin, where he enlisted

Buried in Anzin-St Aubin British Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France. Name commemorated on the Diamond War Memorial.

Son of John Allan (mason), and son-in-law of Thomas Lowry (baker). Husband of Emma Allan, 27, Windmill Terrace/13, Princes Street, Londonderry, whom he married on December 26, 1910, in Second Derry Presbyterian Church. Occupation on marriage certificate given as Stone Cutter, and address given as 7, Violet Street, Waterside,