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PostPosted: Mon Mar 21, 2016 5:25 pm    Post subject: Mayes, Robert. Reply with quote


Name: Robert Mayes
Age: 42
Date of Death: Tuesday 27 February 1940
Rank: Second Engineer
Regiment/Service: Fishing Fleet
Unit/Ship/Squadron: Fishing Vessel Ben Attow (Dundee)
Honours/Awards: None Recorded
Service No. Not Applicable
Cemetery/Memorial: Tower Hill Memorial, London Grave Reference: Panel 123.

Additional Info. Husband of Wilhelmina Mayes of Tayport, Fife.
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 21, 2016 5:27 pm    Post subject: McPherson, John. Reply with quote


Name: John McPherson
Age: 19
Date of Death: Monday 09 April 1917
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots
Unit/Ship/Squadron: 11th Bn.
Honours/Awards: None Recorded
Service No. 20991
Cemetery/Memorial: Bailleul Road West Cemetery, St Laurent-Blangy, France. Grave Reference: A. 15.

Additional Info. Son of Elizabeth McPherson of 24 Cowgate, Tayport, Fife.
Grandson of John and Helen Brand McPherson.
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 21, 2016 5:28 pm    Post subject: McRae, Donald. Reply with quote


Name: Donald McRae
Age: 20
Date of Death: Wednesday 24 May 1944
Rank: Sergeant
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Unit/Ship/Squadron: Not Recorded
Honours/Awards: None Recorded
Service No. 2207604
Cemetery/Memorial: Khayat Beach War Cemetery, Palestine Grave Reference: D.G. 15.

Additional Info. Son of William and Frances H.S. McRae of Tayport, Fife.
Headstone in Palestine reads 'Til Memory Fades and Lie Departs He Will Live Forever In Our Hearts'."
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 21, 2016 5:30 pm    Post subject: Moffatt, Thomas Dickson Reply with quote



Name: Thomas Dickson Moffat
Age: 27
Date of Death: Wednesday 14 April 1943
Rank: Serjeant
Regiment/Service: East African Army Service Corps.
Unit/Ship/Squadron:
Honours/Awards: None Recorded
Service No. M/276
Cemetery/Memorial: Zomba Town Cemetery, Malawi, Africa. Grave Reference: 164.

Additional Info. Born Dundee; son of Watson Hume Moffat and Mrs Violet McKeane Moffat. Headstone in Tayport reads 'May 1943 Aged 28' CWGC have a date of 14 April 1943 making him 27 at the time of death.


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 21, 2016 5:31 pm    Post subject: Moon, James. Reply with quote


Name: James Moon
Age: 32
Date of Death: Tuesday 03 November 1914
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: East African Mounted Rifles
Unit/Ship/Squadron: Not Recorded
Honours/Awards: None Recorded
Service No. 147
Cemetery/Memorial: Dar Es Salaam War Cemetery, Tanzania. Grave Reference: Coll. Grave 8, E6 - 13.

Additional Info. Son of Charles and Isabella Moon of Tayport.
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 21, 2016 5:33 pm    Post subject: Nicoll, George H. Reply with quote



Name: George Hamilton Nicoll
Age: 47
Date of Death: Sunday 09 April 1944
Rank: Civilian
Regiment/Service: Civilian War Dead
Unit/Ship/Squadron: National Fire Service
Cemetery/Memorial: Tayport Cemetery

Additional Info. Leading Fireman, N.F.S. Son of Joseph and Mary Nicoll of 14 Pond Lane, Tayport; husband of Isabella Drummond Nicoll of 2 Rollands Wynd, Tayport.
Died at junction of Leven-Cupar and Kennoway-Cupar roads. Commemorated within the 'Civilian War Dead Roll of Honour', located in St. George's Chapel, Westminster Abbey, London for those whose deaths were due to enemy action 1939-1945


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 21, 2016 5:35 pm    Post subject: Pow, William R. Reply with quote



Name: William Renton Pow
Age: 22
Date of Death: Wednesday 29 November 1944
Rank: Flight Lieutenant/Pilot
Regiment/Service: R.A.F.V.R.
Unit/Ship/Squadron: 153 Sqdn.
Honours/Awards: None Recorded
Service No. 122734
Cemetery/Memorial: Reichswald Forest War Cemetery, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany. Grave Reference: 4. B. 14

Additional Info. Son of James and Mary Renton Pow of Tayport, Fife; brother of James B. Pow. Headstone in Germany reads: Beloved Son of Mary and the late James Pow, "Allandale", Tayport, Scotland.


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 21, 2016 5:36 pm    Post subject: Quinn, John C. Reply with quote



Name: John Charles Quinn
Age: 20
Date of Death: Monday 20 January 1941
Rank: Engineman
Regiment/Service: Royal Naval Patrol Service
Unit/Ship/Squadron: H.M. Trawler Relonzo
Honours/Awards: None Recorded
Service No. LT/KX108007
Cemetery/Memorial: Birkenhead (Landican) Cemetery, Chesire, England. Grave Reference: Non-Conformist Sec. 6. Coll. Grave K.4.

Additional Info. Son of John Charles and Williamina Gibson Quinn of Tayport, Scotland. Headstone in England reads: In Loving Memory of a Beloved Son and Brother. R.I.P.
HMT Relonzo struck a mine and sunk off Liverpool.


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 21, 2016 5:37 pm    Post subject: Redpath, James. Reply with quote


Name: James Redpath
Age: 29
Date of Death: Sunday 23 April 1916
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Irish Fusilliers
Unit/Ship/Squadron: 7th Bn.
Honours/Awards: None Recorded
Service No. 23545
Cemetery/Memorial: Vermelles British Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France. Grave Reference: II. H. 30.

Additional Info. Son of James and Christina Stevenson Redpath of 1 Ogilvy Street, Tayport.
Headstone in France reads 'Son of James and Christina Redpath. Tayport. Fifeshire'.
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 21, 2016 5:38 pm    Post subject: Scott, James S. Reply with quote



Name: James Sydney Scott
Age: 23
Date of Death: Monday 31 July 1916
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry
Unit/Ship/Squadron: 28th Bn.
Honours/Awards: None Recorded
Service No. 73700
Cemetery/Memorial: Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Grave Reference: Panel 18 - 26 - 28.

Additional Info. Son of James Murdoch Scott and Mrs Elizabeth Henderson Scott. CWGC list him as a 'Private' although family headstone reads 'Lance Corporal'.


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 21, 2016 5:39 pm    Post subject: Smith, Henry F. Reply with quote


Name: Henry Foggie Smith
Age: 40
Date of Death: Thursday 26 November 1942
Rank: First Radio Operator
Regiment/Service: Merchant Navy
Unit/Ship/Squadron: S.S. Ocean Crusader
Honours/Awards: None Recorded
Service No. Not Applicable
Cemetery/Memorial: Tower Hill Memorial, London Grave Reference: Panel 75.

Additional Info. Son of John and Joan Brand Smith; Husband of Alexanderina Tait Smith of Dundee. Family Headstone Gives Date of Death as 23rd of November.
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 21, 2016 5:41 pm    Post subject: Wallace, Archibald M. Reply with quote


Name: Archibald Mitchell Wallace
Age: 25
Date of Death: Friday 02 June 1944
Rank: Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)
Unit/Ship/Squadron: 2nd Bn.
Honours/Awards: None Recorded
Service No. 198233
Cemetery/Memorial: Taukkyan War Cemetery, Myanmar. Grave Reference: 13. D. 3.

Additional Info. Son of George and Janet Wallace of Downfield, Dundee.
Headstone in Myanmar reads 'Born Dundee, Scotland Dearly Loved Son of G and J Wallace ""We'll Meet Again""'."
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 21, 2016 5:44 pm    Post subject: Whitecross, William R. Reply with quote


Name: William Reid Whitecross
Age: 20
Date of Death: Sunday 25 April 1915
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Australian Infantry, A.I.F.
Unit/Ship/Squadron: 7th Bn.
Honours/Awards: None Recorded
Service No. 980
Cemetery/Memorial: Lone Pine Memorial. Turkey (incl. Gallipoli) Grave Reference: Panel 29.

Additional Info. Son of William R Whitecross and Mary Lyall.
His brother George L. died in Ontario Military Hospital on the 24th Sep 1921.
Regimental number 980
Religion Presbyterian
Occupation Plumber
Address Echuca, Victoria
Marital status Single
Age at embarkation 27
Next of kin Father, William Whitecross, Dundee, Scotland
Enlistment date 19 August 1914
Rank on enlistment Private
Unit name 7th Battalion, H Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number 23/24/1
Embarkation details Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A20 Hororata on 19 October 1914
Panel number, Roll of Honour, Australian War Memorial 52
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli
Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal"
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 21, 2016 5:46 pm    Post subject: Whitecross, George L. Reply with quote



Name: Geoge Lyall Whitecross
Age: 33
Date of Death: Saturday 24 September 1921
Rank: Corporal
Regiment/Service: Canadian Machine Gun Corps
Unit/Ship/Squadron: Not Recorded
Honours/Awards: None Recorded
Service No. 57968
Cemetery/Memorial: Eyre Cemetery, Sudbury, Ontario, Canada.

Additional Info. Husband of Sarah Ann MacKenzie.
Son of William R Whitecross and Mary Lyall
His brother William fell at Gallipoli
Canadian War Graves Register (Circumstances of Casualty) States:
Died at Victoria Hospital, London, Ontario
Cause - Tuberculosis
Death was due to service, authority BPC.d. 5-12-21
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PostPosted: Mon Mar 21, 2016 5:47 pm    Post subject: Williamson, David. Reply with quote


Name: David Williamson
Age: 22
Date of Death: Saturday 15 May 1915
Rank: Driver
Regiment/Service: Australian Army Service Corps
Unit/Ship/Squadron: 7th Coy.
Honours/Awards: None Recorded
Service No. 1307
Cemetery/Memorial: Alexandria (Chatby) Military and War Cemetery, Egypt Grave Reference: C. 117.

Additional Info. Son of David and Helen Williamson. Died of Wounds at Cairo
Place of birth Tayport, Fife, Scotland
Religion Presbyterian
Occupation Labourer
Address Cross Street, Tayport, Fife, Scotland
Marital status Single
Age at embarkation 21
Next of kin David Williamson, Cross Street, Toyport, Fife, Scotland
Enlistment date 17 October 1914
Rank on enlistment Driver
Unit name Infantry Brigade Train 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number 25/97/1
Embarkation details Unit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A39 Port Macquarie on 21 December 1914
Fate Died of wounds 14 May 1915
Panel number, Roll of Honour, Australian War Memorial 181
War service: Egypt, Gallipoli
Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
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