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PostPosted: Mon Oct 07, 2013 2:34 pm    Post subject: John Paton Reply with quote

John Paton was born in Kilsyth and enlisted here in the Princess Louise’s (Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders) 1/7th Battalion.
His service number was 1418.
He died on the 25th May 1915 in France and Flanders.

1901 census: 5 years old b 1896, parents Mathew and Isabella Paton (nee Morrison), 40 Drumtrocher Street.

CWGC: Hazebrouck Communal Cemetery, Nord, France.
Age: 19 (and 10 months)
II. B. 4. Hazebrouck Communal Cemetery.
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PostPosted: Mon Oct 07, 2013 2:35 pm    Post subject: James Pollock Reply with quote

James Pollock, died on the 18th October 1918 at Salonika.
He was born in Kilsyth and enlisted here.
He was a Driver in the Royal Horse Artillery and Royal Field Artillery (D Battery. 116th Bde).
His service number was 71105.

Grave reference, V.H. 19. Doiran Military Cemetery, Greece .

Son of Robert and Janet Pollock of 26, Deacons Road, Kilsyth.

1901 Census 27 Low Craigends Kilsyth
Robert Pollock 25
Janet Pollock 23
James Pollock 4 born 1897
Janet Pollock 2
Robert Pollack 1
All born in Kilsyth

1891 Census 47 Newtown St Kilsyth
James Pollock 49 Local Methodist Preacher
Clementina 48 wife
Robert 15
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PostPosted: Tue Oct 08, 2013 2:14 pm    Post subject: Alexander Ralston Reply with quote

Alexander Ralston was born in Kilsyth and died on the 23rd April 1917 in France and Flanders.
He enlisted in Kilsyth for the 7th Battalion of the Border Regiment.
His service number was 4233.

CWGC: Arras Memorial bay 6 .
Age: 28
He was the son of Patrick and Marion Ralston (nee Patrick)
Bay 6. Arras Memorial

1911 England Census: Carlisle Castle
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PostPosted: Tue Oct 08, 2013 2:15 pm    Post subject: John Ralston Reply with quote

John Ralston was born and resided in Kilsyth.
He died on the 25th February 1916 in France and Flanders.
He enlisted in Kilsyth as a private to join the 7th Battalion of the Kings Own Scottish Borderers, service number 21346.

CWGC: 21346, 7th Bat King’s Own Scottish Borderers.
Remembered at Lapugnoy Military Cemetery I E 36
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PostPosted: Tue Oct 08, 2013 2:18 pm    Post subject: Charles Rhodes Reply with quote

Private Charles Rhodes was in the Royal Scots 17th Battalion.
He died on the 17th November 1917.
His service No was 46509
He was the son of James and Ann Rhodes (nee Brown)

CWGC: Panel 11 to 14 and 162. Tyne Cot Memorial
Place of birth Gourock
Theatre of death F.& F.

Although listed on the stone as the sons of Robert and Annie Leishman (nee Brown), Charles Rhodes was Robert's step-son.
Charles Rhodes was born 28th August 1883 at 17 Stone Street, Gourock to James Rhodes, House Painter (Journeyman) and Ann Rhodes (nee Brown).
His parents, James (age 20) and Ann (age 17) married at 17 Stone Street Gourock on 21st August 1883.
His father James died on 23rd April 1886 - cause of death given on his Death Certificate was Diabetes and Phthisis (TB).
His widowed mother subsequently married Robert Leishman on 2nd March 1888 at Greenock.

The above information was taken from Birth, Marriage and Death Certificates.
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PostPosted: Tue Oct 08, 2013 2:19 pm    Post subject: Alexander Ross Reply with quote

Alexander Ross was a private in the Royal Army Service Corps, 1031st M.T. Coy.
He was aged 28, so was born in 1891.
He was born in Kilsyth
He died on the 22nd April 1919.
His service No was M2/102422

He was the son of Alexander and Elizabeth Ross (nee Duncan), of 6, Charles St., Kilsyth, husband of Janet Burns Ross, of 25, Auchinstarry, Croy, Glasgow.

P. 14. Cairo War Memorial Cemetery.
Theatre of death: Egypt.
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PostPosted: Tue Oct 08, 2013 2:20 pm    Post subject: Daniel Rowatt Reply with quote

Daniel Rowatt was born in Kilsyth and died on the 20th November 1917 in France and Flanders.
He enlisted in Sterling as a private in the Queens Own Cameron Highlanders 1st Battalion,
His service number was S/24133.

Son of Daniel and Margaret Whyte Rowat, husband of Annie Jarvie of 17 Duntreath Terrace, Kilsyth.

CWGC: Etaples Part V UK graves Manns to Semple
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PostPosted: Tue Oct 08, 2013 2:22 pm    Post subject: James Russell Reply with quote

James Russell, Chief Engine Room Artificer 1st Class, Royal Navy Unit Text: H.M.S. "Bulwark."
He died on the 26th November 1914
His service No was 269300
CWGC: 3. Memorial: Portsmouth
(Glasgow Herald 1st Dec 1914)
"Amongst those lost on H.M.S. Bulwalk were two Coatbridge men.... The other was James Russell, son of Mrs Janet Russell, at present residing in Kilsyth.
He was born at Langloan, Coatbridge and served his time as a boilermaker with Wm. Arnott & co. and was for some years employed at Hudsons boiler works, Coatbridge.
Russell enlisted in the Royal Navy as an artificer a number of years ago."
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PostPosted: Tue Oct 08, 2013 2:23 pm    Post subject: Robert Smith Reply with quote

Robert Smith was born in Cumbernauld and also lived there, but enlisted in Kilsyth.
He joined the Kings Own Scottish Borderers, 7/8th Battalion as a private.
His service number was 15420.
According to the medal rolls he joined the action on the 10th July 1915 and died on the 9th April 1917 in France and Flanders.

CWGC: Arras Memorial Bay 6.

Son of Alexander and Isabella Smith.

1901 Scotland Census: living at 6 Auchensturry Row, Cumbernauld.
Alex, head, Isabella, wife, born in Kilsyth, and 4 siblings.
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PostPosted: Thu Oct 10, 2013 12:30 pm    Post subject: Daniel Stark Reply with quote

Daniel Hunter Stark was a Private in the Australian Infantry, A.I.F. 13th Battalion.
He was aged 27 when he died so was born in 1889
He was killed on the 30th August 1916.
His service number was 4309
He was the son of James and Isabella Stark (nee Tannahill)

Villers-Bretonneux Memorial
Australian Expeditionary Force
Theatre of death Unknown

Brother of Hunter Stark
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PostPosted: Thu Oct 10, 2013 12:31 pm    Post subject: Hunter Stark Reply with quote

Hunter Stark was born in Kilsyth.
He died on the 22nd September 1916 in France and Flanders.
He was a Private in the 1st Battalion of the Black Watch (Royal Highlanders).
His service number was S/40272.
He enlisted in Dunkeld, Perthshire.
Age: 23
Son of James and Isabella Stark (nee Tannahill)
James Stark died in 1933 aged 83.
Isabella lived until 1939 when she died aged 78.


CWGC: Pier and Face 10 A. Thiepval Memorial
Other 1st Bn. formerly 5109 Scot. Horse.

Brother of Daniel Hunter Stark.
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PostPosted: Thu Oct 10, 2013 12:32 pm    Post subject: Alexander Stark Reply with quote

Alexander Stark died on the 26th October 1918 in France and Flanders.
He was a private in the 1/6th Battalion of the Seaforth Highlanders (Ross-shire Buffs, the Duke of Albany’s).
Service number S/21659.
He was formerly with the Tr/1/12478, T.R.

CWGC: 1A 34 Queant Road Cemetery, Buissy.
Age: 33 born 1885

Additional Information: Son of William and Jeanie Stark (nee Gray)
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PostPosted: Thu Oct 10, 2013 12:33 pm    Post subject: Robert Stark Reply with quote

Robert Stark was born in Kilsyth.
He died on the 30th May 1918 in France and Flanders.
He enlisted in Sterling and was a gunner in the Royal Garrison Artillery.
His service number was (181876)
He was killed in action in the Western European Theatre.

CWGC: 77 Siege Battery III A5
Berles New Military Cemetery.
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PostPosted: Thu Oct 10, 2013 12:33 pm    Post subject: Robert S Stark Reply with quote

Private Robert Stark joined the 10th Battalion of the Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) in Kilsyth. He was born there and was killed in action on the 25th September 1915.
His service number was 16048.

CWGC: Loos Memorial Panel 57-59
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PostPosted: Thu Oct 10, 2013 12:34 pm    Post subject: William Stark Reply with quote

Private William Stark was in the 10th Battalion the Gordon Highlanders.
His service number was S/10356
He was born in Kilsyth and died on the 17th November 1915 in France and Flanders.

CWGC: aged 20, Panel 115 to 119 Loos Memorial.

Son of Jeanie L Stark of 115 Backbrae Street, Kilsyth and the late John McG. Stark.
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