The Scottish War Graves Project Forum Index The Scottish War Graves Project
Part of the Scottish Military Research Group (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 

High Blantyre Cemetery **COMPLETE**
Goto page Previous  1, 2, 3, 4  Next
 
Post new topic   This topic is locked: you cannot edit posts or make replies.    The Scottish War Graves Project Forum Index -> Lanarkshire
View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
David McNay
Site Admin


Joined: 21 Sep 2007
Posts: 1556
Location: Lanarkshire

PostPosted: Sun Feb 14, 2010 11:00 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Andrew Fagan BEM, died 8th October 1975, aged 91 years.

Unclear if this was awarded for military service.




Last edited by David McNay on Mon Feb 15, 2010 12:10 am; edited 1 time in total
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
David McNay
Site Admin


Joined: 21 Sep 2007
Posts: 1556
Location: Lanarkshire

PostPosted: Sun Feb 14, 2010 11:01 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

James F Graham, MM. Died 21st August 1977 aged 80 years.

No further information available at present.



Last edited by David McNay on Mon Feb 15, 2010 12:11 am; edited 1 time in total
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
David McNay
Site Admin


Joined: 21 Sep 2007
Posts: 1556
Location: Lanarkshire

PostPosted: Sun Feb 14, 2010 11:03 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Most likely to be:

Name: GREER, WILLIAM
Initials: W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lance Corporal
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots
Unit Text: 8th Bn.
Date of Death: 11/04/1918
Service No: 335840
Awards: M M
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 10 to 13.
Memorial: LOOS MEMORIAL




Last edited by David McNay on Mon Feb 15, 2010 12:11 am; edited 1 time in total
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
David McNay
Site Admin


Joined: 21 Sep 2007
Posts: 1556
Location: Lanarkshire

PostPosted: Sun Feb 14, 2010 11:03 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: HENDRY, ROBERT
Initials: R
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Leading Telegraphist
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy
Unit Text: H.M.S. Glorious
Age: 22
Date of Death: 08/06/1940
Service No: D/JX 141520
Additional information: Son of Robert and Elizabeth Kirkland Hendry, of Blantyre, Lanarkshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 39, Column 3.
Memorial: PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL



Last edited by David McNay on Mon Feb 15, 2010 12:12 am; edited 1 time in total
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
David McNay
Site Admin


Joined: 21 Sep 2007
Posts: 1556
Location: Lanarkshire

PostPosted: Sun Feb 14, 2010 11:06 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: SMITH, JOHN HORNE
Initials: J H
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)
Unit Text: 6th Bn.
Age: 27
Date of Death: 23/07/1918
Additional information: Son of William and Margaret M. Horne Smith, of Cambuslang, Glasgow.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: XV. B. 5.
Cemetery: NINE ELMS BRITISH CEMETERY




Last edited by David McNay on Mon Feb 15, 2010 12:13 am; edited 1 time in total
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
David McNay
Site Admin


Joined: 21 Sep 2007
Posts: 1556
Location: Lanarkshire

PostPosted: Sun Feb 14, 2010 11:15 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

From the Armed Forces Memorial Roll of Honour:

Surname: KEARY
Forenames/Initials: George
Rank: Stoker
Service: Royal Navy
Service Number: SKX 885399
Ship: HMS Glory
Date of Birth: 13 February 1932
Age: 18
Date of Death: 11 July 1950
Included on Armed Forces Memorial: No
Included on Roll of Honour: Yes



Last edited by David McNay on Mon Feb 15, 2010 12:13 am; edited 1 time in total
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
David McNay
Site Admin


Joined: 21 Sep 2007
Posts: 1556
Location: Lanarkshire

PostPosted: Sun Feb 14, 2010 11:17 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: LAWSON, WALTER
Initials: W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lance Corporal
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Unit Text: 6th/7th Bn.
Age: 20
Date of Death: 15/09/1916
Service No: 12841
Additional information: Son of Robert and Margaret Lawson, of 17, Glasgow Rd., Blantyre, Lanarkshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Pier and Face 3 C.
Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL





Last edited by David McNay on Mon Feb 15, 2010 12:15 am; edited 2 times in total
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
David McNay
Site Admin


Joined: 21 Sep 2007
Posts: 1556
Location: Lanarkshire

PostPosted: Sun Feb 14, 2010 11:19 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: LITTLE, JOHN
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Gordon Highlanders
Unit Text: 8th Bn.
Age: 28
Date of Death: 24/04/1917
Awards: D C M
Additional information: Son of William and Mary Little, of 121, Stonefield Rd., Blantyre, Glasgow.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Bay 8 and 9.
Memorial: ARRAS MEMORIAL




Last edited by David McNay on Mon Feb 15, 2010 12:15 am; edited 1 time in total
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
David McNay
Site Admin


Joined: 21 Sep 2007
Posts: 1556
Location: Lanarkshire

PostPosted: Sun Feb 14, 2010 11:24 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Casualty Details
Name: MACKIE
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: King's Own Scottish Borderers
Unit Text: 6th Bn.
Date of Death: 13/10/1917
Service No: 32355
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: V. B. 4.
Cemetery: DOCHY FARM NEW BRITISH CEMETERY

SNWM gives place of birth as High Blantyre.




Last edited by David McNay on Mon Feb 15, 2010 12:16 am; edited 1 time in total
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
David McNay
Site Admin


Joined: 21 Sep 2007
Posts: 1556
Location: Lanarkshire

PostPosted: Sun Feb 14, 2010 11:26 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: MAXWELL
Initials: J D
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Gunner
Regiment/Service: Royal Garrison Artillery
Unit Text: 199th Siege Bty.
Date of Death: 01/06/1918
Service No: 129219
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: X. E. 14.
Cemetery: NIEDERZWEHREN CEMETERY

The grave is very hard to read due to so many letters being missing, but it states that John Denholm Maxwell is the son of A B Maxwell and Janet Strachan. It also states he died while a prisoner at Hamelin Hospital and was initially buried there before being reinterred.




Last edited by David McNay on Mon Feb 15, 2010 12:17 am; edited 1 time in total
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
David McNay
Site Admin


Joined: 21 Sep 2007
Posts: 1556
Location: Lanarkshire

PostPosted: Sun Feb 14, 2010 11:27 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: McDOUGALL, EDWARD
Initials: E
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Age: 19
Date of Death: 29/09/1915
Service No: 18026
Additional information: Son of Robert and Agnes Patrick McDougall, of 27, Glasgow Rd., Blantyre. Lanarkshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 46 to 49.
Memorial: LOOS MEMORIAL




Last edited by David McNay on Mon Feb 15, 2010 12:18 am; edited 1 time in total
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
David McNay
Site Admin


Joined: 21 Sep 2007
Posts: 1556
Location: Lanarkshire

PostPosted: Sun Feb 14, 2010 11:31 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

From the Armed Forces Memorial Roll of Honour:

Surname: McGLINCHIE
Forenames/Initials: Hugh
Rank: Riflemand
Service: Army
Service Number: 22458113
Regiment/Corps: Cameronians
Date of Birth: 19th November 1932
Age: 19
Date of Death: 28 February 1952
Cemetery Name: Kranji Military Cemetery
Cemetery Address: Singapore
Grave Section: 2
Grave Row: A
Grave Number: 8
Included on Armed Forces Memorial: Yes
Included on Roll of Honour: Yes




Last edited by David McNay on Mon Feb 15, 2010 12:19 am; edited 1 time in total
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
David McNay
Site Admin


Joined: 21 Sep 2007
Posts: 1556
Location: Lanarkshire

PostPosted: Sun Feb 14, 2010 11:32 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

John McLean
Died in Action

No further information, although there is a John McLean on the Second World War panel of the Blantyre War Memorial. Unfortunately it does not give any additional information.




Last edited by David McNay on Mon Feb 15, 2010 12:19 am; edited 1 time in total
Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
David McNay
Site Admin


Joined: 21 Sep 2007
Posts: 1556
Location: Lanarkshire

PostPosted: Sun Feb 14, 2010 11:36 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: McLEOD, KENNETH
Initials: K
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Driver
Regiment/Service: Royal Field Artillery
Unit Text: 177th Bde.
Date of Death: 21/03/1918
Service No: 104287
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 7 to 10.
Memorial: POZIERES MEMORIAL

SNWM gives place of birth as High Blantyre.


Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
David McNay
Site Admin


Joined: 21 Sep 2007
Posts: 1556
Location: Lanarkshire

PostPosted: Sun Feb 14, 2010 11:37 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: McMANUS, ARCHIBALD
Initials: A
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Stoker 1st Class
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy
Unit Text: H.M.S. Lawford
Date of Death: 08/06/1944
Service No: C/KX 149578
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 78, 1.
Memorial: CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL


Back to top
View user's profile Send private message
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   This topic is locked: you cannot edit posts or make replies.    The Scottish War Graves Project Forum Index -> Lanarkshire All times are GMT
Goto page Previous  1, 2, 3, 4  Next
Page 3 of 4

 
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