2322  Pte Robert Mackie 

Born:  Aberdeen 3rd April 1895  -  Died:  Edgware (NW London)  21st June 1967

 

 

Back row (L>R): McKay, Bremner, Johnston, Jamieson,

Front row: Mackie, Morgan Crawford, Forsyth

2322  Pte Robert Mackie 

Enlisted in the 1/4th Bn October 1914

Stationed at Bedford and went to France with the Battalion on 15th February 1915.

Participated in action at Bellewaarde and in Ypres sector 1915.

Wounded in action at "High Wood" on 22/23rd July 1916.

Hospitalised in Rouen(France) and at Netley Hospital, Southampton

Invalided out of the army 30th March 1917.

Son of:

 

Charles (d.1936)  &  Ann Mackie (nee Willox)  (d. 1954)

 

Husband of:   Marian (nee Debnam, d. 1986)   Father of:   John Mackie

 

Brother of: 

Alec Mackie;   Charles (‘Chat’) Willox  Mackie (d.1943)

Alice Christina Foyle  (d. 1947);      James  (‘Jim’)  Mackie (d. 1951)

Ann Thompson Mackie (d. 1978)

Uncle of: Carlos Mackie 

 

The Family Grave is in St Peter’s Cemetery, King Street, Aberdeen

 

 

A shrub in the Gordon Highlander’s Museum Garden is dedicated to him,

and his name was entered in the Memorial Book in November 2002.