ROBERTSON, JOHN [SSNE 4051]

Surname
ROBERTSON
First name
JOHN

Text source

John Robertson was a Scot who served in Russian army from 1680-1695. He was a skilled gunner and engineer, who took part in the first siege of Azov. He was killed during the Turkish sally

D. Fedosov, The Caledonian Connection (Aberdeen, 1996);(Patrick Gordon, Diary)

Service record

RUSSIA, AZOV
Departed 1695-12-31
Capacity ENGINEER, purpose MILITARY