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PostPosted: Thu Oct 04, 2007 8:50 pm    Post subject: Killearn Old Churchyard Reply with quote

OS Ref: NS 522 859
Address: The Square, Killearn

Number of CWGC burials: 4



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PostPosted: Thu Oct 04, 2007 8:52 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: BARCLAY, FREDERICK
Initials: F
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Serjeant
Regiment/Service: Reconnaissance Corps, R.A.C.
Unit Text: 4th Bn.
Age: 22
Date of Death: 16/09/1941
Service No: 3316703
Additional information: Foster-son of Elizabeth Gray, of Stewarton, Ayrshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: South Extn. Grave 206.
Commemorated: Killearn War Memorial



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PostPosted: Thu Oct 04, 2007 8:54 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: BROMILOW, JOHN BENSLEY
Initials: J B
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Captain
Regiment/Service: King's Own Scottish Borderers
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Age: 27
Date of Death: 28/01/1944
Service No: 69139
Additional information: Son of Major-General D. G. Bromilow, D.S.O., and of Mrs. M. Bromilow, of Killearn; husband of Violet Bromilow.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: South Extn. The Moss Lair.
Commemorated: Killearn War Memorial



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PostPosted: Thu Oct 04, 2007 8:55 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: FRASER, JAMES LOVAT
Initials: J L
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve
Unit Text: H.M.M.T.B. 233.
Age: 23
Date of Death: 18/04/1943
Awards: Mentioned in Despatches
Additional information: Son of William and Jessie Fraser, of Killearn.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: South Extn. Grave 12.
Commemorated: Killearn War Memorial

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PostPosted: Thu Oct 04, 2007 8:57 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: RENNIE, HUGH WYLIE
Initials: H W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Major
Regiment/Service: Highland Light Infantry (City of Glasgow Regiment)
Age: 55
Date of Death: 08/02/1946
Service No: 106055
Additional information: Son of Bruce and Margaret Jane Rennie; husband of Dorothy Rennie, of Killearn.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: South Extn. Grave 109.
Commemorated: Drymen War Memorial

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PostPosted: Tue Oct 09, 2007 10:03 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: LINN, JOHN
Initials: J
Nationality: Australian
Rank: Sergeant
Regiment/Service: Australian Infantry, A.I.F.
Unit Text: 13th Bn.
Age: 23
Date of Death: 22/05/1915
Service No: 191
Additional information: Son of John and Isabella Linn, of 451, Bilsland Drive, Maryhill, Glasgow, Scotland.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: III. F. 7.
Cemetery: SHRAPNEL VALLEY CEMETERY

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PostPosted: Tue Oct 09, 2007 10:04 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: McLAREN, ARCHIBALD SANDERSON
Initials: A S
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Gordon Highlanders
Unit Text: 1st/7th Bn.
Age: 21
Date of Death: 26/03/1918
Service No: S/41476
Additional information: Son of the late James and Jeanie [Jane] McLaren (nee McLeod) of Killearn, Glasgow.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: I. D. 2.
Cemetery: BEAULENCOURT BRITISH CEMETERY, LIGNY-THILLOY

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PostPosted: Tue Oct 09, 2007 10:06 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: MILLER, KENNETH STEVEN
Initials: K S
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)
Unit Text: 4th Bn. attd. 10th Bn.
Age: 26
Date of Death: 01/08/1917
Additional information: Son of Robert Gibson and Margaret MacArthur Miller (nee Steven) of 12, Parkgrove Terrace, Glasgow.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 22.
Memorial: YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL



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PostPosted: Tue Oct 09, 2007 10:07 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: MORRISON, WILLIAM
Initials: W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Driver
Regiment/Service: Royal Engineers
Unit Text: "K.K." Cable Sect.
Age: 21
Date of Death: 16/10/1918
Service No: 76372
Additional information: Son of William Grieve and Jeanie G. Morrison (nee McGregor), of 13, Roselea Gardens, Anniesland, Glasgow.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 66.
Cemetery: BEIRUT WAR CEMETERY

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Name: ORR-EWING, ERNEST PELLEW
Initials: E P
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Captain
Regiment/Service: Scots Guards
Unit Text: 1st Bn.
Age: 33
Date of Death: 15/09/1916
Additional information: Son of Sir Archibald and Lady Orr-Ewing, of Ballikinrain.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: X. Z. 4.
Cemetery: GUARDS' CEMETERY, LESBOEUFS

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Name: ROXBURGH, ROBERT HUNTER
Initials: R H
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve
Unit Text: H.M.S. Dulverton.
Date of Death: 07/12/1942
Age: 25
Additional Information: Son of William and Margaret Ewing Roxburgh (nee Hunter)
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 76, Column 3.
Memorial: PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL



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PostPosted: Tue Oct 09, 2007 10:11 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: SANDERSON, JOHN TOPPING
Initials: J T
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Border Regiment
Unit Text: 7th Bn.
Age: 24
Date of Death: 12/12/1915
Additional information: Son of the Rev. Hugh and Mrs. Jeanie Sanderson (nee Topping) of United Free Church Manse, Killearn, Stirlingshire. Born at Glasgow. Was a distinguished student and Bursar of Glasgow University.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Menin Road North Mem. 55.
Cemetery: MENIN ROAD SOUTH MILITARY CEMETERY

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Name: SELLARS, R.
Initials: R.
Rank: Able Bodied Seaman
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy
Unit Text: H.M.S. 'Indefatigble'
Age: 20
Date of Death: 26/06/1953
Service No: D/JX 904083





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Name: WILSON, DAVID
Initials: D
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Age: 19
Date of Death: 29/12/1916
Additional information: Eldest son of Sir David Wilson, Bt., and Lady Wilson, of Carbeth, Killearn, Stirlingshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: I. A. 10.
Cemetery: GROVE TOWN CEMETERY, MEAULTE

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PostPosted: Tue Oct 09, 2007 9:46 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Inside Church Ruin

In memory of Lieutnant-Colonel Sir JAMES BONTEIN, Younger of Balglash
Born 1749, died 1819
And of his sons
EDWARD BONTEIN, Captain 92nd Highlanders, born 1785, died 1819
And JOHN PITT BONTEIN, Captain 1st Life Guards, born 1788, died 1859
And of his grandson
JOHN BONTEIN, Colonel H.M. Bengal Army, born 1809, died 1878







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