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Kenneth Morrison



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PostPosted: Thu Nov 07, 2013 11:22 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

HENDERSON, THOMAS JAMES.
Rank:Private
Service No:14327560
Date of Death:18/09/1944
Age:20
Regiment/Service: King's Own Scottish Borderers 7th (Airborne) Bn.
Grave Reference1. B. 20.
Cemetery ARNHEM OOSTERBEEK WAR CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Son of David and Violet May Henderson, of Eyemouth, Berwickshire.

Killed on the 2nd day of the Battle of Arnhem.
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 21, 2018 10:22 am    Post subject: WMR (ex UKNIWM) number Reply with quote

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PostPosted: Sun Sep 22, 2019 3:44 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

John S. WAIT K.O.S.B

Named (with an extra E) on the Jedburgh War Memorial in Roxburghshire as:

WAITE, J. S. PTE. K. O. S. B.
John Scott Wait age 20 Private (566) 1/4th (Border) Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers.
As a member of the Territorial 4th KOSB John was mobilised in August 1914 and landed with his battalion at Gallipoli in June 1915 but he was killed a month later during the battle at Achi Baba Nullah.
Born 1895 at Abbotrule in Southdean, Roxburghshire as Wait. Son of James (a gamekeeper) and Agnes (Kerr) Wait, formerly of Canongate, Jedburgh, and of 60 High Street, Eyemouth, Berwickshire.
Missing in Action on 12 July 1915 and named on the Helles Memorial, Gallipoli, Turkey.
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