The Scottish Military Research Group - Commemorations Project Forum Index The Scottish Military Research Group - Commemorations Project
(Registered Scottish Charity No. SC043826). Please visit our homepage at www.scottishmilitaryresearch.co.uk
 
 FAQFAQ   SearchSearch   MemberlistMemberlist   UsergroupsUsergroups   RegisterRegister 
 ProfileProfile   Log in to check your private messagesLog in to check your private messages   Log inLog in 

Holm
Goto page Previous  1, 2
 
Post new topic   Reply to topic    The Scottish Military Research Group - Commemorations Project Forum Index -> Orkney & Shetland - Civic Memorials
View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
anne park
Our first ever 2000 poster


Joined: 25 Sep 2007
Posts: 20170
Location: Aberdeen

PostPosted: Sun Sep 11, 2011 1:55 pm    Post subject: John Alfred Laughton Reply with quote

John Alfred Laughton Pte S/12620 7th Seaforth Highlanders born Orkney enlisted Kirkwall Age 19 Killed in Action F & F 09-Sep-16 Son of James and Mary Laughton, of Annfield, St. Mary's Holm, Kirkwall, Orkney. Holm: Annfield Arras Memorial M. R. 20 Panel 8
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
anne park
Our first ever 2000 poster


Joined: 25 Sep 2007
Posts: 20170
Location: Aberdeen

PostPosted: Sun Sep 11, 2011 1:57 pm    Post subject: William Laughton Reply with quote

William Laughton Gunner 13199 13th New Zealand Field Artillery Age 32 Killed in Action F & F 14-Oct-17 Son of John and Mary Laughton, of Easterbister Holm, Orkney Islands, Scotland. Holm: Easterbister. Auckland Cenotaph: NoK: John Laughton (father), Orkney Islands, Scotland. Occ: Farmer. Divisional Cemetery, Dickebusch Road, Vlamtinghe B 035 Row M Grave 23
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
anne park
Our first ever 2000 poster


Joined: 25 Sep 2007
Posts: 20170
Location: Aberdeen

PostPosted: Sun Sep 11, 2011 1:58 pm    Post subject: Thomas Louttit Reply with quote

Thomas Louttit Pte 204232 1st Seaforth Highlanders born Holm, Orkney enlisted Kirkwall Age 21 Died of wounds Egypt 29-Sep-18 Son of James Louttit, of Woodstock, Holm, Orkney. Mother: Mary. 1901 Census: Staying with grandparents. Holm: Woodstock. Ramleh War Cemetery, Israel Is 09 Row D Grave 10
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
anne park
Our first ever 2000 poster


Joined: 25 Sep 2007
Posts: 20170
Location: Aberdeen

PostPosted: Sun Sep 11, 2011 1:59 pm    Post subject: Patrick Kerr McNeill Reply with quote

Patrick Kerr McNeill Cadet Glasgow Yeomanry born Holm, Orkney Age 34 Died Home 31-Jan-17 Son of the Rev. Daniel McNeill, M.D., and Jessie Jane Dewar, his wife, of Holm, Orkney Islands. Enlisted Aug., 1914. Proceeded to France May,1915. 1891 Census: Free Church Manse, Holm. Memorial: West UF Manse. Exeter High Cemetery U. K. Exeter Grave 51
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
anne park
Our first ever 2000 poster


Joined: 25 Sep 2007
Posts: 20170
Location: Aberdeen

PostPosted: Sun Sep 11, 2011 2:00 pm    Post subject: William A McNeill Reply with quote

William A McNeill Lt HMS Laurentic Royal Naval Reserve Holm, Orkney Age 35 Died Home 25-Jan-17 Son of the Rev. Daniel McNeill, M.D., and Jessie Jane Dewar, his wife, of Holm, Orkney Islands. Memorial: West UF Manse. Heisker Island Graves, North Uist
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
anne park
Our first ever 2000 poster


Joined: 25 Sep 2007
Posts: 20170
Location: Aberdeen

PostPosted: Sun Sep 11, 2011 2:02 pm    Post subject: John Meil Reply with quote

John Meil 4th Officer S.S. Port Hardy Mercantile Marine born Holm, Orkney Age 25 Died At Sea 06-Jul-18 Son of Mrs. Jessie Meil, of 15, Eskdale Rd., Crosshill, Glasgow. Born at Orkney. Father: John: 1901 Census: 126 Cumming Drive, Cathcart. B 1893. Fourth Engineer Officer. Holm: Hurteso. Tower Hill Memorial M. R. 39
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
anne park
Our first ever 2000 poster


Joined: 25 Sep 2007
Posts: 20170
Location: Aberdeen

PostPosted: Sun Sep 11, 2011 2:03 pm    Post subject: Henry Irvine Runciman Reply with quote

Henry Irvine Runciman Sjt 44310 Machine Gun Corps born Holm, Orkney Age 23 Died Home 21-Feb-19 Son of the Rev. Charles Runciman and Mrs. Jeannie Runciman (nee Watson). Born at Holm, Orkney. 1901 Census: Holm. Holm: East UF Manse. Glasgow (Craigton) Cemetery U. K. Glasgow (Craigton) C. 2605A
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
anne park
Our first ever 2000 poster


Joined: 25 Sep 2007
Posts: 20170
Location: Aberdeen

PostPosted: Sun Sep 11, 2011 2:04 pm    Post subject: William Watson Runciman Reply with quote

William Watson Runciman Cpl 47208 Royal Air Force born Holm, Orkney Age 29 Died Home 04-Nov-18 Son of the Rev. Charles Runciman and Mrs. Jeannie Runciman (nee Watson). Born at Holm, Orkney. 1901 Census: Holm. Holm: East UF Manse. Glasgow (Craigton) Cemetery U. K. Glasgow (Craigton) C. 260A
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
anne park
Our first ever 2000 poster


Joined: 25 Sep 2007
Posts: 20170
Location: Aberdeen

PostPosted: Sun Sep 11, 2011 2:14 pm    Post subject: James William Sinclair Reply with quote

James William Sinclair Pte 86668 MM 238th Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) born Holm, Orkney enlisted Holm Age 24 Died of wounds F & F 23-Oct-17 Son of James and Mary Sinclair, of Kirkbreck, Holm, Orkney. Formerly 16931, Seaforth Highlanders. Holm: Kirkbreck. St Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen Fr 0146 Block P Plot III Row O Grave 7A
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
anne park
Our first ever 2000 poster


Joined: 25 Sep 2007
Posts: 20170
Location: Aberdeen

PostPosted: Sun Sep 11, 2011 2:15 pm    Post subject: William Sinclair Reply with quote

William Sinclair Pte 461482 44th Canadian Inf (New Brunswick Regt) born Holm, Orkney 26/12/1889 enlisted Winnipeg residence Bredenbury, Sask. Age 28 25-Oct-16 Son of Mrs. Wilhelmina Sinclair, of 8, Nicholson St., Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland. Holm: Blowmuir. NoK: Mother: Mrs Whilhemina Sinclair. Vimy Memorial M. R. 23
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
anne park
Our first ever 2000 poster


Joined: 25 Sep 2007
Posts: 20170
Location: Aberdeen

PostPosted: Sun Sep 11, 2011 2:17 pm    Post subject: John Sutherland Reply with quote

John Sutherland Cpl 200343 4th Seaforth Highlanders born St. Mary's, Orkney enlisted Dingwall Age 21 Died Home 02-Apr-17 Son of George Sutherland and Ann Sutherland, of St. Mary's, Holm. Holm: St Marys. Holm Parish Churchyard North border. 341
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
anne park
Our first ever 2000 poster


Joined: 25 Sep 2007
Posts: 20170
Location: Aberdeen

PostPosted: Sun Sep 11, 2011 2:18 pm    Post subject: John Charles Cowper Walls Reply with quote

John Charles Cowper Walls Pte S/13335 1st Seaforth Highlanders born Holm, Orkney enlisted Kirkwall Age 25 Died of wounds Persian Gulf 07-Aug-17 Son of William R. and Mary Walls, of Holm, Orkney. Holm: Gutterpool. Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery, Iraq Iraq 8 Plot XVI Row C Grave 8
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
thecrazyscotsman



Joined: 15 Jan 2016
Posts: 1

PostPosted: Thu Mar 30, 2017 1:45 am    Post subject: Re: John Charles Cowper Walls Reply with quote

anne park wrote:
John Charles Cowper Walls Pte S/13335 1st Seaforth Highlanders born Holm, Orkney enlisted Kirkwall Age 25 Died of wounds Persian Gulf 07-Aug-17 Son of William R. and Mary Walls, of Holm, Orkney. Holm: Gutterpool. Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery, Iraq Iraq 8 Plot XVI Row C Grave 8

This would be my 2nd great uncle. His sister Robina Walls of William "willie" Robertson, Mary Walls is my great gran mum.. hate the fact he is layed to rest in Bagdad..wish mone of them were stuck there.
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic    The Scottish Military Research Group - Commemorations Project Forum Index -> Orkney & Shetland - Civic Memorials All times are GMT
Goto page Previous  1, 2
Page 2 of 2

 
Jump to:  
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum


Powered by phpBB © phpBB Group. Hosted by phpBB.BizHat.com