Joined: 07 Aug 2013
Location: Duns, Berwickshire
|Posted: Fri Oct 11, 2013 7:18 pm Post subject: Lieutenant Alan James Stephen - Westruther
STEPHEN, ALAN JAMES
Date of Death:18/10/1918
Regiment/Service:King's Royal Rifle Corps
6th Bn. attd. 2nd Bn.
Grave ReferenceIII. A. 32.
CemeteryVADENCOURT BRITISH CEMETERY, MAISSEMY
Son of W. T. and Alice Stephen, of "Sherborne", 17, Albert Rd., Mowbray, Cape Province, South Africa.
An unusual form of commemoration: this man, not on a local memorial, is remembered by a communion flagon. Normally stored in safekeeping, my thanks to the session clerk for bringing it out for me to see.
Thusfar his actual connection to Westruther looks elusive.
proud & loving memory
Alan James Stephen
Lieut 6th KRRC
who fell in France
18th Oct 1918