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David McNay
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PostPosted: Tue Apr 08, 2008 8:57 pm    Post subject: Alexander Shiels Elliot Reply with quote

Located within St. Nicholas Church, Lanark.

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Name: ELLIOT, ALEXANDER SHIELS
Initials: A S
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Highland Light Infantry
Unit Text: attd. 8th Bn.
Age: 22
Date of Death: 28/06/1915
Additional information: Son of William Elliot, of Muirglen, Lanark.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 173 to 177.
Memorial: HELLES MEMORIAL

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DerekR
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 28, 2009 8:48 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

This plaque, interestingly copying the words found on the memorial scrolls issued to the next of kin of those who died in the Great War, is to be found in the Elliot burial lair in Hobkirk Churchyard, Bonchester Bridge, near Hawick.




See also: Hobkirk Churchyard
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