In Remembrance of
Assistant Cook (S)
Date Joined Hood:
Robert was born on 02 July 1917 in Uphall, West Lothian, Scotland to Robert and Margaret Taggart. He had seven sisters, Rita, Sal, Nell, Jean, Ette, Bess and Effe. He was the husband of Catherine Taggart, of Hounsdown, Hampshire. He was 23 years old at the time of his loss. We have no additional information.
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Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Panel 57, Column 3 (click to view panel)
Also memorialised at
Hood Chapel, Church of St John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire
None at this time.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Chris Turnbull (photo, 2001)
James Cairns (information, November 2016)
‘Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings’ (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)