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John Burnett



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PostPosted: Mon Oct 29, 2007 9:05 pm    Post subject: Clachan Duich Burial Ground Reply with quote

6 CWGC graves

Name Rank Service Regiment Date Of Death Age Grave/Memorial Ref.
1 MacMILLAN , K Private 225668 Cameron Highlanders 14/04/1920 27 North-East of ruins.
2 MacRAE, CHRISTOPHER, C Piper 19302 Scots Guards 27/05/1920 20 North of ruins.
3 MacRAE, DONALD, D Private 2969 Seaforth Highlanders 16/12/1915 19 East of ruins.
4 MACRAE , P Private 442532 Canadian Infantry (Eastern Ontario Regiment) 26/06/1917 28 North of ruins.
5 MacRAE, HELEN MARY, H M Corporal W/114918 Auxiliary Territorial Service 26/12/1942 21 Grave 320.
6 MATHESON, FINLAY, F Driver 14327181 Royal Engineers 29/05/1947 23 Grave 236.

JIMMCGINLAY wrote:
The Clachan Dhuich Burial ground lies on the north side of the A87 bridge over the head of Loch Duich just north of Shiel Bridge.
OS map Ref: NG942212

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PostPosted: Mon Oct 29, 2007 9:09 pm    Post subject: Clachan Duich/ C Macrae Reply with quote

MacRAE, CHRISTOPHER
Initials: C
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Piper
Regiment/Service: Scots Guards
Age: 20
Date of Death: 27/05/1920
Service No: 19302
Additional information: Son of Duncan and Mary MacKenzie MacRae, of Braeintra, Strome Ferly, Ross-shire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: North of ruins.
Cemetery: CLACHAN DUICH BURIAL GROUND

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PostPosted: Mon Oct 29, 2007 10:06 pm    Post subject: Clachan Duich/D Macrae Reply with quote

Name: MacRAE, DONALD
Initials: D
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Seaforth Highlanders
Unit Text: 5th Bn.
Age: 19
Date of Death: 16/12/1915
Service No: 2969
Additional information: Son of Mr. and Mrs. Christopher MacRae, of Morvick, Kintail, Ross-shire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: East of ruins.
Cemetery: CLACHAN DUICH BURIAL GROUND
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PostPosted: Mon Oct 29, 2007 10:12 pm    Post subject: Clachan Duich/Helen Macrae Reply with quote

Name: MacRAE, HELEN MARY
Initials: H M
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Corporal
Regiment/Service: Auxiliary Territorial Service
Age: 21
Date of Death: 26/12/1942
Service No: W/114918
Additional information: Daughter of F. D. MacRae and Flora MacRae, of Auchtertyre. Her brother Farquhar also died on service.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Grave 320.
Cemetery: CLACHAN DUICH BURIAL GROUND



Name: MacRAE, FARQUHAR
Initials: F
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Seaforth Highlanders
Unit Text: 4th Bn.
Age: 29
Date of Death: 04/06/1940
Service No: 2822953
Additional information: Son of Farquhar D. MacRae, and of Flora MacRae, of Auchtertyre, Ross and Cromarty. His sister, Helen Mary, also died on service.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Column 125.
Memorial: DUNKIRK MEMORIAL
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PostPosted: Mon Oct 29, 2007 10:16 pm    Post subject: Clachan Duich/ F Matheson Reply with quote

Name: MATHESON, FINLAY
Initials: F
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Driver
Regiment/Service: Royal Engineers
Age: 23
Date of Death: 29/05/1947
Service No: 14327181
Additional information: Son of John and Christina Matheson, of Killilan.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Grave 236.
Cemetery: CLACHAN DUICH BURIAL GROUND

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PostPosted: Mon Oct 29, 2007 10:19 pm    Post subject: Clachan Duich/K MacMillan Reply with quote

Name: MacMILLAN
Initials: K
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Cameron Highlanders
Secondary Regiment: Lovat Scouts
Secondary Unit Text: and
Age: 27
Date of Death: 14/04/1920
Service No: 225668
Additional information: Son of Duncan MacMillan, of 3, Caroline St., Dornie, Kintail, Ross-shire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: North-East of ruins.
Cemetery: CLACHAN DUICH BURIAL GROUND
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PostPosted: Mon Oct 29, 2007 10:37 pm    Post subject: Clachan Duich/P & J Macrae Reply with quote

Name: MACRAE
Initials: P
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry (Eastern Ontario Regiment)
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Age: 28
Date of Death: 26/06/1917
Service No: 442532
Additional information: Son of Alexander and Kate Macrae, of Scalpa, Broadford, Isle of Skye.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: North of ruins.
Cemetery: CLACHAN DUICH BURIAL GROUND

(I COULD NOT FIND REF TO HIS BROTHER)



JIMMCGINLAY wrote:
MACRAE, J.A.
MACRAE, P.

CWGC ENTRIES:
Name: MACRAE
Initials: P
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry (Eastern Ontario Regiment)
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Age: 28
Date of Death: 26/06/1917
Service No: 442532
Additional information: Son of Alexander and Kate Macrae, of Scalpa, Broadford, Isle of Skye.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: North of ruins.
Cemetery: CLACHAN DUICH BURIAL GROUND

Canadian Attestation Papers:
http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/databases/cef/001042-119.02-e.php?image_url=http://data2.archives.ca/cef/gpc012/542909a.gif&id_nbr=168277
http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/databases/cef/001042-119.02-e.php?image_url=http://data2.archives.ca/cef/gpc012/542909b.gif&id_nbr=168277

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JIMMCGINLAY wrote:
MACRAE, Alexander William Urquhart

CWGC ENTRY:
Name: MACRAE, ALEXANDER WILLIAM URQUHART
Initials: A W U
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Captain
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots
Unit Text: 5th Bn.
Age: 33
Date of Death: 11/08/1918
Additional information: Son of Horatio Ross Macrae, of 14, Gloucester Place, Edinburgh, and the late Letitia May Macrae.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: V. C. 16.
Cemetery: BOUCHOIR NEW BRITISH CEMETERY
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MacRAE, MURDOCH
Rank:Gunner
Service No:24629
Date of Death:03/05/1944
Age:45
Regiment/Service:New Zealand Artillery
Grave Reference9. K/3. (S).
CemeteryWELLINGTON (KARORI) CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Son of Alexander MacRae, and of Zeller MacRae (nee MacRae). Also served in 1914-18 War.
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MACRAE, JESSIE MARY
Rank:Sister
Service No:213924
Date of Death:15/03/1944
Age:30
Regiment/Service:Territorial Army Nursing Service
Grave ReferenceII. C. 17.
CemeteryNAPLES WAR CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Daughter of Colin MacRae and of Margaret MacRae (nee Finlayson), of Torridon, Ross and Cromarty.
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Ghostwhisperer wrote:
MACRAE, DONALD
Rank:Serjeant
Service No:9198
Date of Death:09/05/1915
Age:28
Regiment/Service:Seaforth Highlanders
1st Bn.
Awards:D C M
Panel ReferencePanel 38 and 39.
MemorialLE TOURET MEMORIAL
Additional Information:
Son of Mr. and Mrs. Christopher Macrae, of Old Shiel House, Glenshiel, Kyle, Ross-shire.

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MacRAE, IAN
Rank:Warrant Officer Class II
Trade:C.S.M.
Service No:2930292
Date of Death:06/04/1943
Age:21
Regiment/Service:Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders
5th Bn.
Grave ReferenceII. A. 20.
CemeterySFAX WAR CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Son of John and Mary MacRae; husband of Helen MacRae (nee Duguid), of Aberdeen.
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Ghostwhisperer wrote:
MacRAE, FINLAY
Rank:Private
Service No:2821427
Date of Death:29/12/1942
Age:36
Regiment/Service:Seaforth Highlanders
2nd Bn.
Grave Reference6. G. 27.
CemeteryBENGHAZI WAR CEMETERY
Additional Information:
Son of Alexander and Jane MacRae, of Avernish, Ross and Cromarty.
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Ghostwhisperer wrote:
MacRAE, DONALD ALLAN
Rank:Private
Service No:2939277
Date of Death:17/07/1943
Age:21
Regiment/Service:Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders
5th Bn
Grave ReferenceI. A. 3.
CemeteryCATANIA WAR CEMETERY, SICILY
Additional Information:
Son of Alexander and Catherine MacRae, of Coilree, Kintail.
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