Private Peter Anderson, of 12th Royal Scots, was born in Selkirk in 1893. His brother was later a Baker in Queensferry. Peter married in Edinburgh in 1915 and did not live to see his only child, born 8 days after his death. He was killed in action on 5th June 1917 aged 23, during the Arras Offensive and is remembered on Bays 1 & 2 on the Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France. Peter was awarded the 1914/15 Star, British War, and Victory Medals
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