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mhomac



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PostPosted: Tue Sep 09, 2014 8:13 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

DICKSON, ARCHIBALD
Rank: Private
Service No. S/7346
Place of Birth: Eddleston, Peebleshire
Date of Death: 22 April 1916
Regiment/Service: The Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) 2nd batt


DICKSON, JAMES
Rank: Private
Service No: 335102
Date of Death: 02/11/1917
Age: 24
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots 1st/7th Bn.
Grave Reference: XVIII. G. 9.
Cemetery: GAZA WAR CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Son of James and Margaret Dickson, of Ironstone Cottages, Lamancha, Peeblesshire.
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PostPosted: Tue Sep 09, 2014 8:14 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

FERGUSON, CHARLES HOPE
Rank: Gunner
Service No: 265010
Date of Death: 14/12/1918
Age: 21
Regiment/Service: Royal Field Artillery 27th Bty.
Grave Reference: I. E. 1.
Cemetery: ST. POL BRITISH CEMETERY, ST. POL-SUR-TERNOISE
Additional Information:
Son of David and Sarah Jane Ferguson, of Whiteside, Newlands, West Linton, Peeblesshire. Native of Auchinleck, Ayrshire.


FERGUSSON, JAMES ADAM HAMILTON
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Date of Death: 20/09/1914
Age: 22
Regiment/Service: Highland Light Infantry 2nd Bn.
Panel Reference:
Memorial: LA FERTE-SOUS-JOUARRE MEMORIAL
Additional Information: Son of Sir James Fergusson, Bart., of Spitalhaugh, West Linton, Peebleshire
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PostPosted: Tue Sep 09, 2014 8:16 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Hayton, William
No details can be found.
However, Kenneth Morrison has kindly given me this information
this might be the Medal card of Hayton, William.
Royal Scots 7695 Private
Royal Scots 335241 Private


HOWARD, STEWART CHOUET (This is probably the correct details)
Rank: Private
Service No: M/339486
Date of Death: 22/08/1918
Age: 21
Regiment/Service: Army Service Corps
Mechanical Transport attd. 253rd Siege Bty Royal Garrison Artillery
Grave Reference: IV. D. 2.
Cemetery: WAILLY ORCHARD CEMETERY
Additional Information
Son of William Chouet Howard and Margaret Arnot Howard, of 23, Mayfield Gardens, Edinburgh.
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PostPosted: Tue Sep 09, 2014 8:16 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

HUNTER, CHRISTOPHER GRAY
Rank: Private
Service No: 201177
Date of Death: 12/11/1917
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots 4th Bn.
Panel Reference: Panel 10.
Memorial: JERUSALEM MEMORIAL

LOCKIE, ALEXANDER ( These are possibly the correct details)
Rank: Private
Service No: 351381
Date of Death: 08/06/1917
Age: 22
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots 16th Bn.
Grave Reference: U. 4.
Cemetery: CHARLEROI COMMUNAL CEMETERY
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PostPosted: Tue Sep 09, 2014 8:20 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

MacKAY, DAVID JOHN
Rank: Private
Service No: B/201527
Date of Death: 30/10/1917
Age: 26
Regiment/Service: Rifle Brigade posted to 1st/28th Bn London Regiment (Artists' Rifles)
Panel Reference: Panel 145 to 147.
Memorial: TYNE COT MEMORIAL
Additional Information:
Son of Donald and Catherine MacKay, of Balwastie, Biggarshields, Biggar, Lanarkshire.


Souter, James

Details regarding James Souter are given on the previous page
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PostPosted: Tue Sep 09, 2014 8:21 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

TAIT, RALPH
Rank: Private
Service No: 7805
Date of Death: 18/05/1915
Age: 20
Regiment/Service: Highland Light Infantry 8th Bn. attd. 8th Bn. Royal Scots
Panel Reference: Panel 37 and 38.
Memorial: LE TOURET MEMORIAL
Additional Information:
Son of James Tait, of Stevenson, Dolphinton, Peeblesshire.


WELSH, DAVID HENDERSON
Rank: Private
Service No: 7439
Date of Death: 14/08/1916
Age: 22
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots 8th Bn.
Grave Reference:
Cemetery: NEWLANDS OLD CHURCHYARD
Additional Information:
Son of James and Mary J. Welsh, of Blyth Bridge, Dolphinton.
A Joiner.
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PostPosted: Tue Sep 09, 2014 8:21 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

YOUNG, GEORGE SANDERSON HANDLEY (These are possibly the correct details)
Rank: Private
Service No: 857
Date of Death: 12/07/1915
Age: 25
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots "C" Coy. 4th Bn.
Panel Reference: Panel 26 to 30.
Memorial: HELLES MEMORIAL
Additional Information:
Son of Jessie Young, of 39, Leamington Terrace, Edinburgh, and the late Robert Young.
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PostPosted: Tue Sep 09, 2014 8:23 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Martin, John

The following information has been kindly supplied by Kenneth Morrison.

MARTIN, JOHN.
Rank:Captain
Date of Death:09/04/1917
Age:28
Regiment/Service:Gordon Highlanders, "A" Coy. 8th/10th Bn.
Awards:M C.
Cemetery:CABARET-ROUGE BRITISH CEMETERY, SOUCHEZ
Additional Information:Son of James and Euphemia Carrick Barclay Martin. Born at Edinburgh.
Capt Martin was awarded the Military Cross for this action, it appears in the London Gazette on the 12th March 1917. His citation reads,

`For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. He displayed marked courage and ability in organising the arrangements previous to a raid. Later, during the raid, he personally supervised the guiding of the assaulting troops`.
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PostPosted: Tue Sep 09, 2014 8:24 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

WORLD WAR 2.

CAMPBELL, ROBERT AITKEN
Rank: Trooper
Service No: 7927038
Date of Death: 21/11/1941
Age: 31
Regiment/Service: Royal Armoured Corps 7th Queen's Own Hussars
Panel Reference: Column 18.
Memorial: ALAMEIN MEMORIAL
Additional Information: Born in Edinburgh

DAVIDSON, JACK
Rank: Civilian
Date of Death: 14/09/1944
Age: 22
Regiment/Service: Civilian War Dead
Reporting Authority: FIFE COUNTY, SCOTLAND
Additional Information: Civilian Meteorological Officer attached to R.A.F Romanno Bridge, West Linton, Peeblesshire.
Son of Mr. and Mrs. P. Davidson, of Romanno Bridge, West Linton, Peebleshire.
Died at Balmullo Quarry.
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PostPosted: Tue Sep 09, 2014 8:25 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

GEDDES, JOHN ELLIS WATT
Rank: Rifleman
Service No: 14768889
Date of Death: 04/04/1945
Age: 26
Regiment/Service: Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) 7th Bn.
Grave Reference: 49. D. 13.
Cemetery: REICHSWALD FOREST WAR CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Son of Robert Watt Geddes and of Grace Betsy Geddes (nee Ellis); husband of Christina Geddes (nee Arbuthnot), of Arbroath Angus.

HUSH, WILLIAM MATHER
Rank: Corporal
Service No: 2982601
Date of Death: 01/01/1945
Age: 23
Regiment/Service: Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders 8th Bn.
Grave Reference: II, E, 4.
Cemetery: SANTERNO VALLEY WAR CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Son of William M. Hush and of Agnes Hush (nee Reid), of West Linton, Peeblesshire.
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PostPosted: Sat Jan 05, 2019 4:26 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

According to the Tweeddale Book of Remembrance, this may be a closer match to A Lockie:

Name: LOCKIE, ALEXANDER
Initials: A
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Service Number: 351381
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots, 16th Bn
Date of Death: 8/6/1917
Age: 22
Grave Reference: U 4
Cemetery: Charleroi Communal Cemetery

Also named on Peebles War Memorial.
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PostPosted: Sun Jan 20, 2019 11:23 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: WELSH, DAVID HENDERSON
Initials: DH
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Service Number: 7439
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots, 8th Bn
Date of Death: 14/8/1916
Age: 22
Additional Information: Son of James and Mary J. Welsh, of Blyth Bridge, Dolphinton. A Joiner.
Cemetery: Newlands Old Churchyard

Also named on Kircurd and Peebles War Memorials.
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PostPosted: Sun Jan 20, 2019 9:17 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: YOUNG, GEORGE SANDERSON HANDLEY
Initials: GSH
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Service Number: 857
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots, 4th Bn, "C" Coy
Date of Death: 12/7/1915
Age: 25
Additional Information: Son of Jessie Young, of 39, Leamington Terrace, Edinburgh, and the late Robert Young.
Panel Reference: Panel 26 to 31
Memorial: Helles Memorial

Also named on George Watson's College Memorial and Peebles War Memorial.
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 23, 2019 8:52 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: CAMPBELL, ROBERT AITKIN
Initials: RA
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Trooper
Service Number: 7927038
Regiment/Service: Royal Armoured Corps, 7th Queen's Royal Hussars
Date of Death: 21/11/1941
Age: 31
Panel Reference: Column 18
Memorial: Alamein Memorial

Also named on Peebles War Memorial
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PostPosted: Thu Jan 24, 2019 9:00 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: DAVIDSON, JACK
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Civilian
Regiment/Service: Civilian Meteorological Officer attached to R.A.F.
Date of Death: 14/9/1944
Age: 22
Additional Information: Son of Mr. and Mrs. P. Davidson, of Romanno Bridge, West Linton, Peebleshire. Died at Balmullo Quarry.

Also named on Peebles War Memorial.
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