Joined: 14 Dec 2006
Location: Edinburgh (From Sutherland)
|Posted: Thu Jan 20, 2011 3:27 pm Post subject: 2nd Lt David Lyell, Leith
|2nd Lt David Lyell War Memorial
Location: Leith Community Treatment Centre, Pirrie Street
This plaque was originally located above a bed in the Leith War Memorial Hospital.
The hospital has now been converted to flats and this plaque has been moved to the nearest thing Leith now has to a hospital.
Many thanks to Andrew Grant for providing this photograph.
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots
Unit Text: 7th Bn.
Date of Death: 12/07/1915
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 26 to 30.
Memorial: HELLES MEMORIAL