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The Parish of Cairnie War Memorial
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 10, 2009 7:21 pm    Post subject: The Parish of Cairnie War Memorial Reply with quote

The Parish of Cairnie ( sometimes Cairney) War Memorial is in the form of a War Memorial Hall in the centre of the village.



War Memorial Hall 1914-1919





A second panel has been added to record the names of the Fallen of WW2



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PostPosted: Tue Feb 10, 2009 8:00 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Nice pics Jim. What a great wee hall that is.
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PostPosted: Sat Oct 24, 2009 9:31 am    Post subject: Maj \w Aitchison Reply with quote

Aitchison Walter Maj Scottish Horse attd Heavy Bty R.G.A. b Huntly 04/01/1886 Age 51 Killed in Action F & F 12-Jul-17 Son of Walter & Margaret Aitchison, Huntly. Husband of Blanche M Aitchison, Coniccleugh, Huntly. Officers Book page 205 Scottish Horse. The Roll of Honour Vol IV Page 1 : Photo. Occ Sheep Farmer. Brandhoek Military Cemetery, Vlamertinghe B 006 Plot I Row N Grave 2 Cairnie & Huntly
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PostPosted: Sat Oct 24, 2009 9:33 am    Post subject: George Burns Reply with quote

Burns George L/cpl S/7792 1st Seaforth Highlanders Age 23 21-Jan-16 Son of John Burns & Elizabeth Stuart Burns, Keith. Basra Memorial, Iraq M. R. 38 Panel 37 & 64 Cairnie & Keith
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PostPosted: Sat Oct 24, 2009 9:41 am    Post subject: John Coull Reply with quote

Info on Auckland Cenotaph :Private John Coull

Rank Last Held Private

Forename(s) John

Surname Coull

War World War I, 1914-1918

Serial No. 6/1821

First Known Rank Private

Next of Kin Mrs Isabella Sutherland (mother), Huntly, Aberdeenshire, Scotland

Marital Status Single

Enlistment Address Timaru, New Zealand

Military District Canterbury

Body on Embarkation 4th Reinforcements

Embarkation Unit Canterbury Infantry Battalion

Embarkation Date 17 April 1915

Place of Embarkation Wellington, New Zealand

Transport HMNZT 21
HMNZT 22
HMNZT 23


Vessel Willochra or Knight Templar or Waitomo

Destination Suez, Egypt

Page on Nominal Roll 153

Campaigns Gallipoli

Last Unit Served Canterbury Infantry Battalion

Place of Death Gallipoli, Turkey

Date of Death 7 August 1915

Year of Death 1915

Cause of Death Killed in action

Cemetery Name Chunuk Bair Cemetery, Anzac, Gallipoli, Turkey

Memorial Name Chunuk Bair (New Zealand) Memorial, Chunuk Bair Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey

Memorial Reference 12

Further References Search http://www.archway.archives.govt.nz for information about this person's Military Personnel File. Use the Simple Search option.

Sources Used Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume I. Wellington: Govt. Printer, 1914-1919
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PostPosted: Sat Oct 24, 2009 10:17 am    Post subject: William A Cowe Reply with quote

Cowe William Alexander Pte 442360 54th Canadian Inf (Central Ontario Regt) b Cairnie, Huntly 07/05/1893 e Vernon Camp Age 24 Died F & F 17-Sep-16 Son of Alexander Cowe & Jane Abel. Brother of Pte Forbes Lindsay Cowe. Cairnie MI Entry 189. Comrie, Huntly. Occ: Labourer. Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres M. R. 29 Panel 18-24-26-30
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PostPosted: Sat Oct 24, 2009 10:19 am    Post subject: Forbes L Cowe Reply with quote

Cowe Forbes Lindsay Pte 1470 8/10th Gordon Highlanders b Birse e Huntly Age 20 Killed in Action F & F 22-Dec-16 Son of Alexander Cowe & Jane Abel. Cairnie MI 189 Brother of Pte William Cowe. Thiepval Memorial M. R. 21 Pier 15B & 15C
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PostPosted: Sat Oct 24, 2009 10:21 am    Post subject: James Dean Reply with quote

James Dean Pte 12467 6th Gordon Highlanders e Huntly Age 20 Died of Wounds F&F 17/11/1916 Son of Mrs. M. Dean, of Sinsharnie Cottages, Cairnie, Huntly, Aberdeenshire. Soldiers Effects: Mo: Margaret Grieve. Occ: employed as farm servant Coldhomes, Rothiemay and latterly Gibston, Huntly Contay British Cemetery Fr 0059 Plot VIII Row D Grave 12 AWJ 01-12-16 P1 BO 05-12-16: New Pitsligo

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PostPosted: Sat Oct 24, 2009 10:23 am    Post subject: William Dingwall Reply with quote

Dingwall William L/cpl 424744 1st Mounted Rifles (Saskatchewan Regt) b Cairnie 09/04/1890 e Brandon Age 28 Killed in Action F & F 07-Apr-17 Son of the late John Dingwall & of Jane Dingwall, Inver-Isla Cottage, Rothimay. Date maybe 7-10th April. Occ: Fireman. Vimy Memorial M. R. 23
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PostPosted: Sat Oct 24, 2009 10:24 am    Post subject: George Dingwall Reply with quote

Dingwall George Pte 265889 7th Gordon Highlanders e Huntly Age 23 Killed in Action F & F 30-Jul-18 Son of John Dingwall, Inverisla, Rothiemay. Soissons Memorial M. R. 18
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PostPosted: Sat Oct 24, 2009 10:31 am    Post subject: James Ewen Reply with quote

No one on my database fits.
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PostPosted: Sat Oct 24, 2009 10:33 am    Post subject: William Falconer Reply with quote

Falconer William Pte 265631 6/7th Gordon Highlanders b Birnie 22/06/1898 e Huntly Age 20 Killed in Action F & F 14-Oct-18 Son of John & Jane Falconer, Porth Riggers, Ruthven, Huntly, Aberdeenshire. Morayshire Roll of Honour: Page 108: Banks Cottage Cairnie. Occ Farm Servant. Avesnes-Le-Sec Communal Cemetery Extension Fr 0271 Row A Grave 14 Cairnie & Elgin

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PostPosted: Sat Oct 24, 2009 10:36 am    Post subject: Frank Farquharson Reply with quote

Farquharson Frank Lumsden Lt 6th Gordon Highlanders b Keith 12/01/1894 Age 21 Killed in Action F & F 03-Jun-15 Only son of the late Mr & Mrs Francis Lummsden Farquharson, Greenwood, Keith, Banffshire. Officers Book 242. The Roll of Honour Vol II Page 116. The Six Gordons in France & Flanders page 212. Le Touret Memorial M. R. 22 Panel 39 Cairnie & Keith
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PostPosted: Sat Oct 24, 2009 11:36 am    Post subject: Charles Gray Reply with quote

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PostPosted: Sat Oct 24, 2009 11:39 am    Post subject: Charles McCombie Reply with quote

McCombie Charles Pte 12310 6th Gordon Highlanders e Huntly Age 27 Killed in Action F & F 15-Nov-16 Son of Alexander & Annie McCombie, Marnoch. Husband of Elsie Sim Pirie McCombie, Thistlyfold, Inschtomack, Cairnie, Huntly. The War Book of Turriff & 12 Miles Round : Page 330 Occ Farm Servant. Auchindoir MI Old & New No 1 Page 1. Mailly Wood Cemetery, Mailly-Maillet Fr 0131 Plot I Row F Grave 4 Cairnie Huntly Inverurie & Marnoch
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