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CITY OF PERTH, GOLDEN BOOK, 1939-1945

 
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PostPosted: Tue May 03, 2011 12:26 pm    Post subject: CITY OF PERTH, GOLDEN BOOK, 1939-1945 Reply with quote

The original, and the following copy, are located in the Local Studies Department of the A.K. Bell Library, Perth.














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The two women listed;

Name: GRASSIE, HELEN ANN TAYLOR (NICKY)
Initials: H A T
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Corporal
Regiment/Service: Auxiliary Territorial Service
Age: 24
Date of Death: 30/09/1945
Service No: W/156152
Additional information: Daughter of Capt. J. T. Grassie, D.S.O., M.B.E., formerly of The Black Watch (Royal Highland Regt.), and Mrs. Grassie, of Perth.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. G. Parochial 2 Div. Grave 63.
Cemetery: PERTH (WELLSHILL) CEMETERY

Name: ROBERTS, NAN MENZIES
Initials: N M
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Leading Aircraftwoman
Regiment/Service: Women's Auxiliary Air Force
Age: 20
Date of Death: 25/03/1945
Service No: 2116233
Additional information: Daughter of David and Annie Duncan Menzies Kirk, of Perth; wife of Albert Pearson Roberts, of Glasgow.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. K. Parochial 2 Div. Grave 454.
Cemetery: PERTH (WELLSHILL) CEMETERY
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Details of those who were added to the book (It states 23 names added but appears only 21);


JOHN DICKSON, CAPTAIN, MERCHANT NAVY - NOT ID.

Name: PANTON, JOHN
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lance Corporal
Regiment/Service: Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)
Unit Text: 4th Bn.
Date of Death: 08/06/1940
Service No: 2758725
Additional information: Son of Mr. and Mrs. R. Panton, of Perth.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Row D, Grave 21.
Cemetery: INCHEVILLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY

Name: STEEDMAN, ALEXANDER STIRLING
Initials: A S
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)
Age: 33
Date of Death: 22/12/1943
Service No: 189327
Additional information: Son of William Steedman, and of Bessie Steedman, of Perth. M.A.(Edin.).
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: XVII. A. 38.
Cemetery: SANGRO RIVER WAR CEMETERY

Name: KAYE, THOMAS
Initials: T
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Sergeant (Pilot)
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Unit Text: 86 Sqdn.
Age: 22
Date of Death: 31/08/1941
Service No: 1051935
Additional information: Son of Thomas and Helen Luna Kaye, of Craigie, Perth.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. E. Jeanfield Div. Grave 365.
Cemetery: PERTH (WELLSHILL) CEMETERY

Name: ANGUS, JAMES CROAL THOMSON
Initials: J C T
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Serjeant
Regiment/Service: Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)
Unit Text: 5th Bn.
Age: 26
Date of Death: 03/11/1942
Service No: 2759110
Additional information: Son of James and Mary Angus, of Friarton, Perthshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: XI. J. 6.
Cemetery: EL ALAMEIN WAR CEMETERY

Name: BEVERIDGE, JOHN DRYLIE
Initials: J D
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Able Seaman
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy
Unit Text: H.M.S. Tower
Age: 43
Date of Death: 11/06/1944
Service No: P/JX 501223
Additional information: Son of Archibald and Christina Beveridge; husband of Isobella Robertson Beveridge, of Craigie, Perth.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. C. Jeanfield Div. Grave 39.
Cemetery: PERTH (WELLSHILL) CEMETERY

Name: CHALMERS, JOHN LIVINGSTON
Initials: J L
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Corporal
Regiment/Service: Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)
Unit Text: 1st Bn.
Age: 37
Date of Death: 11/01/1945
Service No: 2758441
Additional information: Son of Henry and Amelia Livingston Chalmers, of Perth.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: VIII. D. 14.
Cemetery: LEOPOLDSBURG WAR CEMETERY

Name: DOW, ROBERT
Initials: R
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Driver
Regiment/Service: Royal Army Service Corps
Unit Text: 57 Div. Ammunition Coy.
Age: 38
Date of Death: 10/05/1943
Service No: T/87570
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 4. A. 4.
Cemetery: MALBORK COMMONWEALTH WAR CEMETERY

Name: DUFF, JAMES HATTLE
Initials: J H
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)
Unit Text: 1st Bn.
Age: 21
Date of Death: 01/08/1943
Service No: 2766400
Additional information: Son of Alexander and Helen Duff, of Bridgend, Perth.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: III. L. 19.
Cemetery: CATANIA WAR CEMETERY, SICILY

Name: GAUL, DANIEL BRUCE
Initials: D B
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lance Corporal
Regiment/Service: Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Age: 20
Date of Death: 22/02/1944
Service No: 2939826
Additional information: Son of Peter and Annie Gaul, of Friarton, Perth.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: VII. E. 1.
Cemetery: CASSINO WAR CEMETERY

Name: HAWKINS, WILLIAM
Initials: W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Pioneer Corps
Age: 42
Date of Death: 22/07/1943
Service No: 13015457
Additional information: Son of Irvine and Isabella Hawkins, of Perth; husband of Annie Hawkins, of Perth.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 5. A. 10.
Cemetery: MALBORK COMMONWEALTH WAR CEMETERY

Name: JEFFREY, THOMAS HARRIS CHRISTIE
Initials: T H C
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Driver
Regiment/Service: Royal Army Service Corps
Age: 24
Date of Death: 04/03/1945
Service No: T/85394
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 11. Z. 17.
Cemetery: BERLIN 1939-1945 WAR CEMETERY

Name: LATIMER, WILLIAM
Initials: W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Highland Light Infantry (City of Glasgow Regiment)
Unit Text: 2nd Bn. The Glasgow Highlanders
Age: 19
Date of Death: 29/08/1944
Service No: 2756426
Additional information: Son of James Green Latimer and Grace Latimer, of Perth.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: VI. B. 6.
Cemetery: ST. DESIR WAR CEMETERY

Name: MACDONALD, ALEXANDER
Initials: A
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Trooper
Regiment/Service: Royal Armoured Corps
Unit Text: 4th/7th Royal Dragoon Guards.
Age: 20
Date of Death: 12/08/1944
Service No: 7955824
Additional information: Son of Archibald and Elizabeth Macdonald, of Perth.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: IX. F. 6.
Cemetery: ST. MANVIEU WAR CEMETERY, CHEUX

Name: MacDONALD, JOHN
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Able Seaman
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy
Unit Text: H.M.S. Matabele
Age: 20
Date of Death: 17/01/1942
Service No: D/SSX 30818
Additional information: Son of Alex and Helen MacDonald, of Muirton, Perthshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 66. Column 1.
Memorial: PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL

SIDNEY MARKS, ABLE SEAMAN, ROYAL NAVY - NOT ID.

Name: STEPHEN, WILLIAM JOHN
Initials: W J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Driver
Regiment/Service: Royal Engineers
Unit Text: 72 Field Coy.
Age: 38
Date of Death: 06/03/1945
Service No: 2195960
Additional information: Son of Alexander and Elizabeth Stephen; husband of Mary Cox Stephen, of Perth.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: VI. B. 11.
Cemetery: VENRAY WAR CEMETERY

Name: STIRTON, JOHN
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Corporal
Regiment/Service: Highland Light Infantry (City of Glasgow Regiment)
Unit Text: 2nd Bn. The Glasgow Highlanders
Age: 26
Date of Death: 11/08/1944
Service No: 3311399
Additional information: Son of John and Mary Stirton, of Perth.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: XI. A. 1.
Cemetery: ST. CHARLES DE PERCY WAR CEMETERY

Name: TAYLOR, DAVID BUIST
Initials: D B
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Corporal
Regiment/Service: Royal Corps of Signals
Unit Text: 1 Div. Sigs.
Age: 36
Date of Death: 17/02/1944
Service No: 2389958
Additional information: Son of James and Leah Taylor, of Perth; husband of Jessie Taylor, of Perth.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: III, G, 10.
Cemetery: ANZIO WAR CEMETERY

Name: TAYLOR, FRANCIS CRAIK
Initials: F C
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Gunner
Regiment/Service: Royal Artillery
Unit Text: 55 (The Suffolk Yeomanry) Anti-Tank Regt.
Age: 40
Date of Death: 09/02/1945
Service No: 14575537
Additional information: Son of Francis Craik Taylor and Agnes Kettles Taylor; husband of May Desson Begg Taylor, of Perth.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 7. G. 1.
Cemetery: JONKERBOS WAR CEMETERY

Name: WOOD, DAVID
Initials: D
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Pilot Officer (Pilot)
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Age: 23
Date of Death: 01/05/1940
Service No: 73016
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Parochial 1 Div. Grave 851.
Cemetery: PERTH (WELLSHILL) CEMETERY
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