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Major Alexander A B USHER, Bedrule Church

 
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PostPosted: Wed Mar 14, 2007 9:08 pm    Post subject: Major Alexander A B USHER, Bedrule Church Reply with quote

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TO THE GLORY OF GOD
AND IN EVER LOVING MEMORY OF
ALEXANDER BALMER USHER
MAJOR 1ST LOTHIAN AND BORDER YEOMANRY
WHO WAS WOUNDED AND MISSING NEAR
ST VALERY ON 11TH JUNE 1940 AND DIED
AT ST VALERY 18TH JUNE 1940
HE WAS LAID TO REST IN THE BRITISH
CEMETERY AT ST VALERY-EN-CAUX

THEY SHALL GROW NOT OLD AS WE THAT
ARE LEFT GROW OLD. AGE SHALL NOT
WEARY THEM NOR THE YEARS CONDEMN



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PostPosted: Thu Mar 15, 2007 11:15 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

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USHER, ALEXANDER BALMER
Initials: A B
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Major
Regiment/Service: Royal Armoured Corps
Unit Text: 1st Lothians and Border Horse
Age: 38
Date of Death: 18/06/1940
Service No: 12990
Additional information: Son of Sir Robert Usher, J.P., 2nd Bt., and of Lady Usher (nee Turnbull), of Wells, Roxburghshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: D, 15.
Cemetery: ST. VALERY-EN-CAUX FRANCO-BRITISH CEMETERY
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