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Proncynain Cemetery, Dornoch, Sutherland

 
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PostPosted: Fri Oct 05, 2007 9:07 pm    Post subject: Proncynain Cemetery, Dornoch, Sutherland Reply with quote

Proncynain Cemetery, Dornoch
Location: Outside village beside B1968
OS Ref:NH 788 909

CWGC

Naik (Cpl.) A. Rakhman, R.I.A.S.C. 1.1.44
Dvr. N. Ghulan, R.I.A.S.C. 28.9.43
Pte. W. Matheson, 5th Seaforths 17.4.42

Note that two of those buried here are from the Indian Army Service Corps.
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 29, 2009 11:14 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: ABDUL RAKHMAN
Nationality: Indian
Rank: Naik
Regiment/Service: Royal Indian Army Service Corps
Unit Text: 7 Mule Coy.
Age: 37
Date of Death: 01/01/1944
Service No: 26929
Additional information: Son of Ali Bahadur, of Butigaram (Siri Kote), Hazara, Pakistan; husband of Rakhim Jan, of Butigaram.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. G. Grave 2.
Cemetery: DORNOCH (PRONCYNAIN) CEMETERY


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PostPosted: Sun Mar 29, 2009 11:15 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: GHULAM NABI
Nationality: Indian
Rank: Driver
Regiment/Service: Royal Indian Army Service Corps
Age: 24
Date of Death: 28/09/1943
Service No: 179422
Additional information: Son of Khair Din and Said Jan, of Dhir Kot, Hazara, Pakistan.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. G. Grave 1.
Cemetery: DORNOCH (PRONCYNAIN) CEMETERY


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PostPosted: Sun Mar 29, 2009 11:15 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: MATHESON, WILLIAM JOHN
Initials: W J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Seaforth Highlanders
Unit Text: 5th Bn.
Age: 21
Date of Death: 17/04/1942
Service No: 2822960
Additional information: Son of William and Amelia Matheson, of Ospisdale Muir.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. C. Grave 84.
Cemetery: DORNOCH (PRONCYNAIN) CEMETERY
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PostPosted: Thu May 14, 2009 8:34 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

GARVIE, Douglas
Rank: Corporal
Number: 2822296
Unit: B Company 5th (Caithness and Sutherland) Battalion, The Seaforth Highlanders, T.A.
Died: 11.9.44 Le Havre, France
Age: 27
Parent: Violet Garvie of Dornoch. Nephew of Mr. R. Garvie of Brora
Born: Sutherland
Home: Sutherland
Buried: St. Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, France
Memorials: Listed on the Dornoch War Memorial.


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PostPosted: Thu May 14, 2009 8:36 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: WRIGHT, NORMAN ALISTAIR TULLOCH
Initials: N A T
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Leading Aircraftman
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Age: 24
Date of Death: 24/02/1944
Service No: 989722
Additional information: Son of John Annand Wright and Joan Margaret Wright, of Bishopmill, Elgin, Morayshire. Scotland.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Lot 1. Plot 202. Grave 6.
Cemetery: TRENTON (ST. GEORGE'S) CEMETERY


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PostPosted: Thu May 14, 2009 8:37 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

SPR Scott Sutherland Elrick, 2nd Combat Eng Regiment, Canada. Died by accident 23rd Aug 1988.


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In loving memory of Alan Lockhart McCall, LVO of Culmaily, Golspie, late of Queens Own Cameron Highlanders born 11th Aug 1919 died 20th Sep 2003.


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PostPosted: Thu May 14, 2009 8:38 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

In cherished memory Isabella G Polson beloved wife of Alex C Neish who died on 5th Oct 1978. Major Alex Neish, JP who died on 20th April 1990.
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Name: MacDONALD, JOHN MCKAY
Initials: J M
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Serjeant
Regiment/Service: Seaforth Highlanders
Unit Text: 5th Bn.
Age: 38
Date of Death: 02/11/1942
Service No: 2815590
Additional information: Son of Robert and Mary MacDonald; husband of Janet MacDonald, of Dornoch, Sutherlandshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: XVII. H. 25.
Cemetery: EL ALAMEIN WAR CEMETERY
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Major Gideon Rutherford

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