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PostPosted: Sun Jan 11, 2015 2:46 pm    Post subject: Henry Tristram Almond Reply with quote

Henry Tristram Almond Second Lieutenant S/3416 3rd Bn. Gordon Highlanders attd. 54th Coy. Machine Gun Corpsb Loretto 27/12/1880 Age 36 Somme, France 31/03/1916 2nd son of Hely-Hutchinson and Eleanora F. Almond. Assistant Magistrate, Victoria, Rhodesia. Born at Mussleburgh, Scotland. The Bond of Sacrifice Vol II Page 6: Photo: Brother of R L Almond who fell at Neauve Chapelle Oct 1914. Carnoy Military Cemetery Fr 0513 Row T Grave 14 AJ 08-04-16 Page 7
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PostPosted: Sun Jan 11, 2015 2:49 pm    Post subject: Lynedoch Archibald MacKenzie Reply with quote

Lynedoch Archibald MacKenzie Lt (T/Capt) Royal Engineers 1st East Lancs Age 31 Died of Wounds Gallipoli 19/10/1915 Son of Donald MacKenzie, WS 12 Gt Stuart St; Edinburgh. To What End Did They Die: Page: Page 163. born 1884. Husband of Elizabeth Mary Dorothy Yates MacKenzie, Buglawton Hall, Congleton, Cheshire. Educated at Loretto & Edinburgh Univeristy. Helles Memorial, Turkey M. R. 04 Panel 23 to 25 or 325 to 328
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 10, 2015 2:32 pm    Post subject: WW1 - 1917 - R. E. ANGUS; P. B. PROTHERO Reply with quote

Lieut. Robert E. ANGUS, Ayrshire Yeomanry attd. R.F.C. http://warmemscot.s4.bizhat.com/viewtopic.php?p=69521#69521

Capt. Philip B. PROTHERO, A. & S.H. http://warmemscot.s4.bizhat.com/warmemscot-ftopic2511-0-asc-15.html
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PostPosted: Sun Dec 13, 2015 1:07 pm    Post subject: Nigel Lorne McNeill Reply with quote

Nigel Lorne McNeill 2nd Lt 3rd Gordon Highlanders b Thornhill, Dumfriesshire Age 21 Killed in Action F & F 01/07/1916 Youngest son of Neil and Marjorie Cameron (nee Sinclair) McNeill, of 14, Blackwater Rd., Eastbourne, Sussex. attd 2nd Bn. Officers Book page 166. Gordon Cemetery, Mametz Fr 0331 Row A Grave 02 Daily Record 12-7-16 Page 4: Photo Evening Times 11-7-16 Page 3 Glasgow Academy & Loretto School Chapel 01/01/2014
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PostPosted: Sun Dec 13, 2015 2:05 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

DRUMMOND, PATRICK CAMPBELL
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Date of Death: 25/09/1915
Age: 28
Regiment/Service: King's Own Scottish Borderers 8th Bn.
Panel Reference: Panel 53 to 56
Memorial: LOOS MEMORIAL
Additional Information: Son of Mr. P. Drummond, of 39, Randolph Rd., Stirling, and the late Mrs. J. M. Drummond; husband of the late Dorothy Marchand Drummond
Campbell is remembered on the memorial within Holy Trinity Church in Stirling (probably because his father-in-law was the church organist there)
http://www.holytrinitystirling.org/rollofhonour.htm
2nd Lt Patrick Campbell Drummond 8th Bn, King's Own Scottish Borderers Son of Patrick Drummond, seedsman, 39 Randolph Rd Stirling, and Mrs. J. M. Drummond Nephew of the late Prof. Henry Drummond. Belonged to Drummond family of Tract Enterprise fame; Husband of Dorothy Marchand Drummond, who died of fever at Kuala Lumpur, 12/12/1914; Educated at Stanley House, Bridge of Allan and Loretto School. Formerly played for Stirling County Cricket Club and High School FP Rugby Club; Rubber plantation manager in the Federated Malay States. Killed in action, battle of Loos, 25/09/1915, age 28. Commemorated on Loos Memorial, France

He is also commemorated on the memorial within St Columba's Church, Stirling; his family had a long association with this church and his father, uncle and cousin, Henry Drummond (also a Lorettian killed in action) were office bearers.
In 2013 a photo of Campbell was unearthed by a distant cousin William Trewalny-Vernon of Kent; his name was on the back (luckily!) and the cousin set about researching his story; he offered the photo to Loretto School. The story was in the East Lothian Courier:
http://www.eastlothiancourier.com/news/13560459._Lost__First_World_War_photo_returns_to_Loretto/
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