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Rothesay Cemetery, Isle of Bute
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PostPosted: Thu Aug 08, 2013 3:43 pm    Post subject: Rothesay Cemetery, Isle of Bute Reply with quote

This cemetery contains many CWGC stones, Polish war grave stones and family stones with casualties from WW1 and WW2 mentioned.



ATKINSON, GEORGE WILLIAM
Rank: Galley Boy
Date of Death: 14/11/1940
Age: 17
Regiment/Service: Merchant Navy M.V. Fishpool (West Hartlepool)
Grave Reference: Sec. L. Coll. grave 1790-179.
Cemetery: ROTHESAY CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Son of Christopher Byers Atkinson and Agnes Atkinson, of Hendon, Sunderland, Co. Durham.
His brother Stanley also died on service.


ATKINSON, STANLEY
Rank:Cabin Boy
Date of Death:14/11/1940
Age:18
Regiment/Service:Merchant Navy
M.V. Fishpool (West Hartlepool)
Panel ReferencePanel 49.
MemorialTOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Additional Information:
Son of Christopher Byers Atkinson, and of Agnes Atkinson, of Hendon, Sunderland, Co. Durham. His brother George William also died on service.

HUGILL, JOSEPH
Rank: First Officer
Date of Death: 14/11/1940
Age: 30
Regiment/Service: Merchant Navy M.V. Fishpool (West Hartlepool)
Grave Reference: Sec. L. Coll. grave 1790-1791.
Cemetery: ROTHESAY CEMETERY
Additional Information:

HENDERSON, GEORGE
Rank: Second Officer
Date of Death: 14/11/1940
Age: 33
Regiment/Service: Merchant Navy M.V. Fishpool (West Hartlepool)
Grave Reference: Sec. L. Coll. grave 1790-1791.
Cemetery: ROTHESAY CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Son of Thomas and Mary Elizabeth Henderson, of Hartlepool, Co. Durham.

CROPLEY, HAROLD ERNEST
Rank: Third Officer
Date of Death: 14/11/1940
Age: 22
Regiment/Service: Merchant Navy M.V. Fishpool (West Hartlepool)
Grave Reference: Sec. L. Grave 1792.
Cemetery: ROTHESAY CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Son of George and Jane Cropley, of West Hartlepool, Co. Durham.

SLOAN, JAMES WALTER
Rank: Apprentice
Date of Death: 14/11/1940
Age: 21
Regiment/Service: Merchant Navy M.V. Fishpool (West Hartlepool)
Grave Reference: Sec. L. Coll. grave 1790-1791.
Cemetery: ROTHESAY CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Son of James Hutchison Sloan and Annie Lena Sloan, of North Ferriby, Yorkshire.

HUGHES, RONALD BERTRAM
Rank: Second Radio Officer
Date of Death: 14/11/1940
Age: 20
Regiment/Service: Merchant Navy M.V. Fishpool (West Hartlepool)
Grave Reference: Sec. L. Coll. grave 1790-1791.
Cemetery: ROTHESAY CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Son of Thomas and Winifred Louisa Fanny Hughes, of Victoria Park, Manchester.

THOMPSON, WILLIAM JOHN MORRISON
Rank: Cook
Date of Death: 14/11/1940
Age: 23
Regiment/Service: Merchant Navy M.V. Fishpool (West Hartlepool)
Grave Reference: Sec. L. Coll. grave 1790-1791.
Cemetery: ROTHESAY CEMETERY
Additional Information:

GOUGH, THOMAS STANLEY
Rank: Able Seaman
Service No: P/JX185948
Date of Death: 14/11/1940
Age: 28
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy H.M.S. President III
Grave Reference: Sec. L. Coll. grave 1790-1791.
Cemetery: ROTHESAY CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Son of Thomas James Gough and Clara Gough.
Husband of Winifred Ellen Gough, of Letchworth, Hertfordshire

HARKER, CHARLES
Rank: Mess Room Boy
Date of Death: 14/11/1940
Age: 17
Regiment/Service: Merchant Navy M.V. Fishpool (West Hartlepool)
Grave Reference: Sec. L. Coll. grave 1790-1791.
Cemetery: ROTHESAY CEMETERY


Mod edit: For more details on Thomas Stanley Gough please see these two blogs:

http://buteifulhome.blogspot.co.uk/2013/11/the-tale-of-stanley-gough-forever.html

http://buteifulhome.blogspot.co.uk/2013/12/the-tale-of-stanley-gough-part-2.html


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BARTLETT, LESLIE
Rank: Stoker Mechanic
Service No: P/KX95172
Date of Death: 15/09/1947
Age: 26
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy H.M.S. Mull of Kintyre
Grave Reference: Sec. L. Grave 2087.
Cemetery: ROTHESAY CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Son of Alfred Bartlett, and of Nellie Bartlett, of Eastbourne, Sussex.
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CAMERON, JAMES
Rank: Lance Corporal
Service No: 2699735
Date of Death: 18/05/1946
Age: 38
Regiment/Service: Scots Guards
Grave Reference: Sec. L. Grave 1966.
Cemetery: ROTHESAY CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Son of Duncan and Catherine Johnstone Cameron, of Rothesay;
Husband of Margaret Lyon Cameron, of Rothesay.
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CARROLL, JOHN JOSEPH
Rank: Able Seaman
Service No: D/JX204290
Date of Death: 06/03/1945
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy H.M. Submarine XE11
Grave Reference: Sec. L. Grave 2091.
Cemetery: ROTHESAY CEMETERY
Additional Information:
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CHERRY, ARTHUR WILLIAM
Rank: Ordinary Seaman
Service No: P/JX 326868
Date of Death: 31/08/1942
Age: 18
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy H.M.S. Tedworth
Grave Reference: Sec. L. Grave 1797.
Cemetery: ROTHESAY CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Son of John William and Christian Cherry, of Evesham, Worcestershire.
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CODY, PETER BERNARD
Rank: Stoker 2nd Class
Service No: D/KX 134191
Date of Death: 23/12/1941
Age: 20
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy H.M.S. Dolphin
Grave Reference: Sec. L. Grave 1796.
Cemetery: ROTHESAY CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Son of Peter Anthony and Teresia Cody, of Splott, Cardiff.
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COLLINS, JAMES EDWARD
Rank: Colour Serjeant
Service No: 3/947437
Date of Death: 26/11/1918
Regiment/Service: Royal Irish Rifles 4th Bn. attd. 2nd Bn. Nigeria Regiment, W.A.F.F.
Grave Reference: L. 775.
Cemetery: ROTHESAY CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Husband of Euphemia Collins, of Alexander Cottage, Brodick, Arran.
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COVENTRY, THOMAS
Rank: Private
Service No: 4458513
Date of Death: 27/10/1943
Age: 24
Regiment/Service: Durham Light Infantry 11th Bn.
Grave Reference: Sec. L. Grave 2093.
Cemetery: ROTHESAY CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Son of Samuel and Emily Coventry, of Liverpool.
Husband of Gertrude Coventry (nee Howard), of Liverpool.
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CRAWFORD, DAVID
Rank: Gunner
Service No: 874530
Date of Death: 17/12/1939
Age: 18
Regiment/Service: Royal Artillery 178 Bty., 63 A.A. Regt.
Grave Reference: Sec. L. Grave 17.
Cemetery: ROTHESAY CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Son of John and Catherine McKay Crawford, of Rothesay.
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DEWAR, CHARLES
Rank: Flight Lieutenant
Service No: 45415
Date of Death: 05/01/1947
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force
Grave Reference: Sec. L. Grave 2185.
Cemetery: ROTHESAY CEMETERY
Additional Information:
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DONNELLY, FREDERICK GEORGE
Rank: Leading Seaman
Service No: P/238718
Date of Death: 25/03/1941
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy H.M.S. Vernon
Grave Reference: Sec. L. Grave 1826.
Cemetery: ROTHESAY CEMETERY
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EDGAR, ALEXANDER STODDART
Rank: Air Mechanic 2nd Class
Service No: 156801
Date of Death: 11/08/1919
Age: 19
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force 5th Training Sqdn.
Grave Reference: L. 680.
Cemetery: ROTHESAY CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Eldest son of Agnes S. Edgar, of 37, East Princes St., Rothesay, and the late William Edgar.
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FRIEL, JAMES
Rank: Gunner
Service No: 300399
Date of Death: 21/10/1918
Regiment/Service: Royal Garrison Artillery 1st/4th Argyll Mountain Bty.
Grave Reference: L. 837.
Cemetery: ROTHESAY CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Son of Mrs. Jane Friel, of 157, High St., Rothes
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HAMILTON, JAMES
Rank: Lieutenant
Date of Death: 15/09/1947
Age: 29
Regiment/Service: Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve H.M.S. Mull of Kintyre.
Grave Reference: Sec. L. Grave 2088.
Cemetery: ROTHESAY CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Son of James and Isabella Gosman Hamilton.
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HIGGINS, EDWARD WILLIAM
Rank: Stoker 1st Class
Service No: D/KX 165317
Date of Death: 06/03/1945
Age: 20
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy H.M. Submarine XE11.
Grave Reference: Sec. L. Grave 2090.
Cemetery: ROTHESAY CEMETERY
Additional Information: Son of Edward and Dorothy Higgins, of Hackney Wick, London.
Husband of Rose Higgins, of Homerton, London.
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