Private Robert Watson Tait


Courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission


Private Robert Watson Tait, resident of Gargunnock, was born in 1889.Tthe son of John and Elizabeth Tait of Waterside House, Callander, Perthshire. Robert was serving with 1st Battalion The Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) when he was killed in action on Tuesday 29 August 1916, on the Somme, aged 27. He has no known grave, his name is inscribed on the Thiepval Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves