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PostPosted: Sun Oct 21, 2007 6:00 pm    Post subject: NEWPORT & FORGAN, WW1 Reply with quote








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PostPosted: Sun Oct 21, 2007 6:15 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

PANEL 1


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PostPosted: Sun Oct 21, 2007 6:17 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

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PostPosted: Sun Oct 21, 2007 6:20 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

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PostPosted: Tue Nov 11, 2008 3:14 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

SHOT AT DAWN

Name: BLACK, PETER
Initials: P
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)
Unit Text: 1st/7th Bn.
Date of Death: 18/09/1916
Service No: 6744
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: I. B. 1.
Cemetery: TROIS ARBRES CEMETERY, STEENWERCK

NAME NUMBER RANK REGIMENT MILITARY OFFENCE DATE EXECUTED
BLACK PETER 6744 PRIVATE 1/7TH BLACK WATCH DESERTION 18/09/1916
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PostPosted: Fri Mar 30, 2012 2:04 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Unveiled on Saturday 2nd of September 1922.



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PostPosted: Sun Dec 09, 2012 11:34 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Dundee Courier 4 September 1922

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PostPosted: Sun Mar 31, 2013 9:37 am    Post subject: William Robertson Reply with quote

William Stewart Robertson 2nd Lt DCM 2nd Gordon Highlanders Age 41 Killed in Action F & F 31/10/14 Son of William & Barbara Robertson. Three times Mentioned in Depatches 2 in South Africa. Sjt Major for ten years before the outbreak of war. Husband of Janet Barclay Robertson, Holly Cottage, West Newport, Fife. Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres M. R. 29 Panel 38
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 04, 2014 7:01 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Sculptor was GD Macdougald.
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PostPosted: Tue Apr 22, 2014 2:37 pm    Post subject: Peter Black, Pte 6744 Black Watch Reply with quote

Peter Black is also remembered on the Flisk School Memorial.

He entered theatre of war on 24 Feb 1915 with the 1/4th Bn Black Watch (No. 2120) and on the 27 Nov 1915 he was sentenced to 3 years Penal Servitude for desertion.

On the 3 Sep 1916 he was with 1/4 (att 1/7) Black watch (No.6744) deserted again and was sentenced to be executed which was carried out at dawn on 18 Sep 1916.

He is remembered at Trois Arbres Cemetery, Steenwerck, France.
Any link to Flisk or Newport must be between 1901 Census and entry to the Army
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 21, 2015 4:47 pm    Post subject: John Miller Allison Reply with quote

John Miller Allison Pte S/44782 1st Gordon Highlanders b Dundee e Perth Age 18 Killed in Action F&F 27/09/1918 Son of John and Mary Allison, of Carlonan, West Newport, Fife. 1901 Census: 7 Aberlemno See Perth Rd; Dundee. Father's Occ: Sailmaker. Soldiers Effects: Father: John. Lowrie Cemetery, Havrincourt Fr 0357 Row C Grave 13 Dundee Courier 2-11-18 Page 4 Dundee PJ 02-11-18 Page 12
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PostPosted: Wed Jan 21, 2015 4:50 pm    Post subject: William Smith Reply with quote

William Smith Private S/10366 1st Bn. Gordon Highlanders b Kinnell, Forfar. e Dundee Age 38 Died of Wounds West-Vlaanderen, Belgium 05/04/1916 Husband of A. Smith, of Royal Hotel Buildings, East Newport, Fife. Dundee PJ 06-05-16 Page 8 says Morendy Farm, Friarton. Also Photo. Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery B 011 Plot V Row C Grave 37
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Sidney Smith Mitchell Pte 39624 12th Royal Scots b Newport, Fife e Aberdeen r Newport Age 35 Killed in Action F & F 09/04/1917 Son of the late George Greig Mitchell & Anna Paton (nee Smith) Mitchell, Clifton Bank, Newport, Fife. 1901 Census: Woodhaven Road. Soldiers Effects: Mo: Anna. Service Returns: 138/AF 1124. Soldiers Will 4 Pages. Arras Memorial M. R. 20 Panel 1 & 2 The Scotsman 15-05-17 P6 & 21-06-17 P7: Newport
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