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IanA



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PostPosted: Sat Feb 17, 2007 6:38 pm    Post subject: Ayton (T*) Reply with quote

Located, as you can see, by the parish church.



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PostPosted: Mon Feb 19, 2007 8:50 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

UKNIWM Ref: 13319
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PostPosted: Mon Jul 23, 2007 7:48 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

A list of those named:


1914-1918

AITCHISON , Joseph A
AITCHISON , James
ALLAN , George
ANDERSON , George
BELL , John F
BLAKE , Peter
BROWN , Peter C
BURN , John F
CHAPMAN , Robert
COLLIN , George
DALGETTY , Alexander
DONOGHUE , James , Corporal
DONOGHUE , Daniel , Private
DUNN , Charles N
EDGAR , William O W
EDGAR , James
FAIRBAIRN , Thomas , MM
FRATER , John
GLADSTONE , William
HARVEY , Alexander
HARVEY , Joseph
HINDMARSH , Thomas W
HUME , Robert M
JOHNSTON , Arthur
JOHNSTON , James
JONES , Robert
KERR , William
LAUDER , John
LAUDER , William
LOUGH , Robert
McCROW , Thomas
PURVIS , James , MM
REDPATH , George
ROBERTSON , John H
SHEARLAW , Alexander
SIMPSON , Dod M
SWANSTON , Peter
TAYLOR , David R
THOMSON , William
WALKER , Robert T
WATT , Charles , MM
YULE , James

1939-1945

ANDERSON , Thomas J
ANDERSON , William
DUNS , James R C
FULLERTON , George B
GULLEN , James C L
JOHNSTON , Alexander L
RENWICK , John J
SPOUSE , Robert
SPOUSE , Abraham
SPRATT , Alexander
STEBBING , Archibald C
SWANSTON , William H T
TULLOCH , Ernest
WALKER , Robert K
WEATHERSTON , Thomas

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PostPosted: Tue Jan 10, 2012 7:38 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: BLAKE, PETER
Initials: P
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: King's Own Scottish Borderers
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Date of Death: 30/07/1916
Service No: 17478
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Pier and Face 4 A and 4 D.
Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Also commemorated on the Denholm War Memorial.
Peter was born in West Calder.
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PostPosted: Thu Apr 19, 2012 9:47 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Transcription/photo of the front panel?
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IanA



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PostPosted: Fri Apr 27, 2012 4:02 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Not immediately. I eventually found the original photo in the hope that I might blow it up and transcribe it but it pixelates. I'll grab another photo next time I'm passing.

(I can read enough to see that it is just a general dedication - 'To the Glory of God and in memory of those..etc...etc')
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PostPosted: Wed Sep 25, 2013 7:19 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Here's the front panel:

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PostPosted: Fri Jan 25, 2019 12:56 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

DerekR wrote:
Name: BLAKE, PETER
Initials: P
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: King's Own Scottish Borderers
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Date of Death: 30/07/1916
Service No: 17478
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Pier and Face 4 A and 4 D.
Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

Also commemorated on the Denholm War Memorial.
Peter was born in West Calder.


PETER BLAKE PTE. K.O.S.B.
Peter Blake age 23 Private (17478) 2nd Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers.
Peter was a joiner in Ayton, Berwickshire, where the family had lived for a number of years before moving to Denholm in Roxburghshire. He enlisted in 1914 and joined the 1st KOSB at Gallipoli in June 1915 but was invalided home to hospital in Glasgow. He was posted to the 2nd KOSB in France in July 1916 but was killed on the Somme within the month.
(Source: Berwickshire News 28/11/1916 p.2 and Medal Roll/Card)
Born 1893 in West Calder, Midlothian. Son of Andrew Pettie Blake and of Barbara (Tillie) Blake of Denholm.
Missing in Action on 30 July 1916 and named on the Thiepval Memorial to the Missing of the Somme, France.
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