The Scottish Military Research Group - Commemorations Project Forum Index The Scottish Military Research Group - Commemorations Project
(Registered Scottish Charity No. SC043826). Please visit our homepage at www.scottishmilitaryresearch.co.uk
 
 FAQFAQ   SearchSearch   MemberlistMemberlist   UsergroupsUsergroups   RegisterRegister 
 ProfileProfile   Log in to check your private messagesLog in to check your private messages   Log inLog in 

George Watson's College
Goto page Previous  1, 2, 3, 4, 5
 
Post new topic   Reply to topic    The Scottish Military Research Group - Commemorations Project Forum Index -> Edinburgh - School Memorials
View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
Kenneth Morrison



Joined: 29 Sep 2008
Posts: 7750
Location: Rockcliffe Dalbeattie

PostPosted: Fri Dec 30, 2022 5:26 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

R.S. SCARLETT

Named on the Aberlady War Memorial in East Lothian as:

SEC. LIEUT. R.S. SCARLETT, ROYAL SCOTS
Robert Stubbs Scarlett – age 21 – Second Lieutenant, 16th Battalion (2nd Edinburgh) Royal Scots.
Robert was educated at George Watson's College in Edinburgh before attending the East of Scotland Agricultural College. He enlisted in the 15th Royal Scots in September 1914 and as Private (17741) he landed with his battalion at Le Havre in January 1916. He was wounded on the first day of the battle of the Somme on 1 July 1916 and after he had recovered he was commissioned in May 1917.
Born 1896 in Edinburgh. Son of Thomas Aitken Scarlett and Emily Robertson (Stubbs) Scarlett of Aberlady and of 204 Newhaven Road, Leith, Edinburgh.
Killed in Action on 20 December 1917 and buried in Wancourt British Cemetery, France.
_________________
Ken
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
Kenneth Morrison



Joined: 29 Sep 2008
Posts: 7750
Location: Rockcliffe Dalbeattie

PostPosted: Fri May 12, 2023 9:51 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

J.M. CRIGHTON

Named on the Tranent war Memorial in East Lothian as:

CRIGHTON, JAMES
James Millar Crighton – age 21- Private (18821) 16th Battalion (2nd Edinburgh) Royal Scots.
James was a student at George Watson's College in Edinburgh when he enlisted in December 1914. He landed with his battalion at Le Havre in January 1916.
Born 1895 in Tranent. Son of David and Elizabeth (Dickson) Crighton of 76 High Street, Tranent.
Killed in Action on 31 May 1916 and buried in Albert Communal Cemetery Extension, France.
_________________
Ken
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
anne park
Our first ever 2000 poster


Joined: 25 Sep 2007
Posts: 21200
Location: Aberdeen

PostPosted: Mon Nov 27, 2023 6:34 am    Post subject: Robert Forsyth Wilson 2nd Lt Gordon Highlanders Reply with quote

Robert Forsyth Wilson 2nd Lt Gordon Highlanders b 1888 Age 28 Killed in Action F & F 13-11-16 Mailly Wood Cemetery Fr 131 Plot I Row D Grave 30
_________________
Researching WWI info from Aberdeenshire, Banffshire, Kincardineshire & Morayshire.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic    The Scottish Military Research Group - Commemorations Project Forum Index -> Edinburgh - School Memorials All times are GMT
Goto page Previous  1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Page 5 of 5

 
Jump to:  
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum


Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group. Hosted by phpBB.BizHat.com