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ROBERT S. KAY
Robert Muir Kay – age 23 – Lieutenant (229805) 8th Battalion, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders.
Robert was commissioned in April 1942. (Source: London Gazette 14/4/1942 p.1701)
The 8th Argylls landed on Sicily in July 1943.
Born 1920 Pollokshields/Cathcart, Glasgow. (Source: SNWM and GRoS – Birth Register)
Son of Major William Lamb Muir Kay, R.A.O.C., and Martha (Clark) Kay, of 27 Brora Street, Riddrie, Glasgow E1. (Source: CWGC and the Glasgow WW2 Roll of Honour)
Killed in Action on 1 August 1943.
Commonwealth War Grave – Catania War Cemetery, Sicily, Italy.