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LINLITHGOW, West Lothian Constabulary, tablet (WW1/2)

 
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PostPosted: Thu Oct 15, 2009 9:25 pm    Post subject: LINLITHGOW, West Lothian Constabulary, tablet (WW1/2) Reply with quote

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PostPosted: Thu Oct 15, 2009 9:26 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

West Lothian Constabulary
In Memory of the men of the Force
Who Fell in the Great War



Angus Ramage Scots Guards 26/10/1914

Henry Dickson Scots Guards 31/07/1917

1914 “ Duty Nobly Done” 1919

Also to the Memory
Of the men
Who fell in the World War 11
1939 - 1945

George Ballantyne L/Cpl 43 RM Commando 31/04/1945

Alexander J Ralph LT RASC 16/05/1945

Erected by members of the Force
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PostPosted: Thu Oct 15, 2009 9:31 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Outside Linlithgow Police Station is a memorial to West Lothian Constabulary who died in the First and second war.

You will find the Police station behind the Sheriff Courts which is now closed. The Sheriff Courts is on Linlithgow High Street mid way along.

Frances[/quote]
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PostPosted: Mon Oct 19, 2009 7:28 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Frances

Thanks for the photographs.

RAMAGE, ANGUS ROBERTSON
Initials: A R
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Scots Guards
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Age: 26
Date of Death: 26/10/1914
Service No: 7637
Additional information: Son of Isabella Ramage and the late Andrew Ramage. Native of East Lothian.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 11.
Memorial: YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL

DICKSON, HENRY
Initials: H
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Scots Guards
Unit Text: 1st Bn.
Age: 23
Date of Death: 31/07/1917
Service No: 14816
Additional information: Son of George Dickson, of East Lodge, The Inch, Gaignillar, Edinburgh. [scanner error: should be Craigmillar]
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 11.
Memorial: YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL


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BALLANTYNE, GEORGE
Initials: G
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lance Corporal
Regiment/Service: Royal Marines
Unit Text: No. 43 R.M. Commando.
Age: 24
Date of Death: 31/01/1945
Service No: PO/X114916
Additional information: Son of James and Elizabeth Ballantyne; husband of Annie McNeil Fotheringham Ballantyne, of Bo'ness, West Lothian.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 3. E. 5.
Cemetery: TAUKKYAN WAR CEMETERY

RALPH, ALEXANDER JOHN
Initials: A J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Royal Army Service Corps
Age: 26
Date of Death: 16/05/1945
Service No: 311649
Additional information: Son of John and Charlotte Ralph, of Tobermory.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Cemetery: TOBERMORY CEMETERY, KILNINIAN AND KILMORE, ISLE OF MULL
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