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PostPosted: Thu Feb 12, 2009 5:22 pm    Post subject: BRESSAY, WW1 Reply with quote



PHOTO COURTESY OF SHETLOPEDIA;
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PostPosted: Fri Jul 22, 2011 5:31 am    Post subject: Lewis Deyell Reply with quote

Lewis Deyell Signaller S/18800 7th Gordon Highlanders born Sandsting enlisted Lerwick Age 22 Died of Wounds F & F 22-Jul-18 Eldest son of the late John Deyell and Mrs Annie Deyell, Hoversta, Bressay. Shetland's Roll of Honour: Page 24: Photo. St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen Fr 0146 Block Q Plot III Row J Grave18
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PostPosted: Fri Jul 22, 2011 5:33 am    Post subject: William John Halcrow Reply with quote

William John Halcrow Seaman HM HS Berbice Mercantile Marine Died of Pneumonia At Sea 19-Nov-18 Only son of the late Peter Halcrow, South Ham, Bressay. CWGC: Son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Peter Halcrow, of South Ham, Bressay, Shetland. Shetland's Roll of Honour: Page 41: Photo. Dunfermline Cemetery ED. 2636.
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PostPosted: Fri Jul 22, 2011 5:38 am    Post subject: William Hunter Reply with quote

William Hunter Pte 830 44th Australian Inf Age 22 Died of Wounds F & F 27-Mar-17 Son of Peter & Annie Hunter, Grindeschool, Bressay. CWGC: Son of Peter and Ann Strachan Hunter, of James St., Carnoustie, Scotland. Native of Shetland Islands. Shetland's Roll of Honour: Page 49: Photo. Trois-Arbres Cemetery, Steenwerck Fr 0297 Plot I Row G Grave 18
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PostPosted: Fri Jul 22, 2011 5:39 am    Post subject: John Mann Reply with quote

John Mann Sub Lt RNR HMS Sanfoin Age 29 Died Hasler 17-Feb-19 Son of Chas & Eliz Mann, Utterabister, Mid Yell. CWGC: Son of Charles and Elizabeth Mann, of Gardie, Mid Yell, Lerwick, Shetland. Shetland's Roll of Honour : Page 80 : Photo. Haslar Royal Naval Cemetery U. K. Hants 5 Haslar G. 6. 6
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PostPosted: Fri Jul 22, 2011 5:41 am    Post subject: Alexander Sinclair Nicholson Reply with quote

Alexander Sinclair Nicholson Pte 25570 2nd Auckland Regiment, N.Z.E.F. born Bressay 15/08/1893 Age 24 Killed in Action F & F 21-Feb-17 Son of Samuel Laingwick Nicolson and the late Jessie Harriet (nee Sinclair) Nicolson, Gardie, Bressay. CWGC: Son of Samuel Nicolson, of Boghall Cottage, Biggar, Lanarkshire, Scotland. Shetland's Roll of Honour : page 90: Photo. Cite Bonjean (New Zealand) Memorial
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PostPosted: Fri Jul 22, 2011 5:45 am    Post subject: James Charles Nicholson Reply with quote

James Charles Nicholson Pte 2558 4th Cameron Highlanders born Gardie, Bressay enlisted Inverness Age 16 Died of measles Inverness 01-Feb-15 Son of Samuel and the late Jessie Nicolson, Gardie, Bressay. Shetland's Roll of Honour : page 90: Photo. Bressay Parish Churchyard South of Church.
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Laurence Leask Pte 17207 1st Royal Scots Fusiliers born Bressey, Shetland enlisted Hounslow, London residence Gulberwick 20 Killed by sniper F & F 03-Apr-16 Son of Mrs Leask, Torry, Aberdeen. CWGC: Son of John and Jessie Leask, of Torwood, Birnam, Dunkeld, Perthshire. Born in the Shetland Isles. Shetland's Roll of Honour : Page 75 : photo. Dickebusch New Military Cemetery B 028 Row I Grave 18
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PostPosted: Wed Aug 10, 2011 6:17 am    Post subject: Charles Kirkpatrick Reply with quote

Charles Kirkpatrick Deck Hand 8003DA H.M. Trawler Orsino born Bressay, Shetland 19/07/1897 Age 20 Died At Sea 28-Sep-16 Husband of Susan Hay Kirkpatrick. Wife: Mrs SF Graham Place, Stromness, Shetlands. Portsmouth Naval Memorial M. R. 03 Panel 23
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PostPosted: Wed Aug 10, 2011 6:19 am    Post subject: Gifford Tait Reply with quote

Gifford Tait Trooper 16446 6th Wellington Mounted Rifles, N.Z.E.F. born Bressay 12/09/1896 Age 21 Killed in Action Egypt 26-Nov-17 Son of Mr & Mrs Ross Tait, Formerly of Bressay. Mother: Margaret Summers Strachan. CWGC: Son of Ross and Marget Tait, of Shetland Islands. Shetland's Roll of Honour: Page 140c Ramleh War Cemetery, Israel Is 09 Row M Grave 46
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PostPosted: Fri May 11, 2018 6:35 pm    Post subject: WMR (ex UKNIWM) number Reply with quote

WMR 8885
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