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2Lt J W Forrest, Colinton Church

 
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PostPosted: Sat Oct 16, 2010 6:31 pm    Post subject: 2Lt J W Forrest, Colinton Church Reply with quote

Not listed on UKNIWM

Located in Colinton Parish Church at OS Map Ref NT 217 689

Name: FORREST, JOHN WILLIAM
Initials: J W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Seaforth Highlanders
Unit Text: 7th Bn.
Age: 21
Date of Death: 27/09/1915
Additional information: Son of Sir Charles Forrest, 5th Bart., of Comiston House, Colinton, Midlothian.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 112 to 115.
Memorial: LOOS MEMORIAL



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PostPosted: Sun Oct 17, 2010 10:25 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

With the death of 2nd Lt Forrest there were no more heirs to the The Forrest Baronetcy, of Comiston and it became exitinct when his father died in 1928.

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