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Elaine S



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Location: Aberdeen

PostPosted: Tue Jul 29, 2008 8:02 pm    Post subject: Mortlach Parish Churchyard Reply with quote

From CWGC

Cemetery: Mortlach Parish Churchyard
Country: United Kingdom
Locality: unspecified
No. of Identified Casualties: 11

Churchyard is adjoining Mortlach Church. Church address: Kirktown of Mortlach, Dufftown



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Elaine S



Joined: 20 Jul 2008
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Location: Aberdeen

PostPosted: Tue Jul 29, 2008 8:13 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: Donald, John
Initials: J
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry (Manitoba Regiment)
Unit Text: 16th Bn.
Age: 24
Date of Death: 13/05/1916
Service No: 29204
Additional information: Son of George and Jane Donald of 35 Church Street, Dufftown, Banff, Scotland
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 517
Cemetery: Mortlach Parish Churchyard



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Elaine S



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Location: Aberdeen

PostPosted: Tue Jul 29, 2008 8:20 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: Duncan
Initials: G
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Machine Gun Corps (Infantry)
Unit Text: 30th Bn.
Age: 35
Date of Death: 30/03/1919
Service No: 128271
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 839
Cemetery: Mortlach Parish Churchyard



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Elaine S



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PostPosted: Tue Jul 29, 2008 8:28 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: Duncan
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Tank Corps
Date of Death: 19/04/1919
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 343
Cemetery: Mortlach Parish Churchyard


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Elaine S



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Location: Aberdeen

PostPosted: Tue Jul 29, 2008 8:38 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: Gordon, William Hugo Gibson
Initials: W H G
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Pilot Officer (Pilot)
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force
Unit Text: 234 Sqdn.
Age: 20
Date of Death: 06/09/1940
Service No: 42120
Additional Information: Son of Major William Gordon, D.S.O., M.C., and Maggie Ann Gordon of Dufftown
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 1032
Cemetery: Mortlach Parish Churchyard



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Location: St John's Town of Dalry

PostPosted: Tue Jul 29, 2008 8:44 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

P/O W.H.G.Gordon of No 234 Squadron was killed on the 6th of September 1940 at 09:10hrs. He was shot down in his Spitfire I by a Bf 109 over Hadlow Down in Kent.

\Paul
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Elaine S



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Location: Aberdeen

PostPosted: Wed Jul 30, 2008 8:24 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: Grant
Initials: A
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Engineman
Regiment/Service: Royal Naval Reserve
Unit/Text: H.M. Drifter "Favo"
Age: 25
Date of Death: 03/03/1916
Service No: 3512/ES
Additional information: Son of Peter and Marjory Grant of 34 St Clement Street, Aberdeen. Born at Dufftown, Banff.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 234
Cemetery: Mortlach Parish Churchyard



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Elaine S



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PostPosted: Wed Jul 30, 2008 8:55 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: MacDonald
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Telegraphist
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Iron Duke"
Date of Death: 01/04/1920
Service No: J/70426
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 671
Cemetery: Mortlach Parish Churchyard

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Elaine S



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PostPosted: Wed Jul 30, 2008 9:03 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: Mitchell, George Ross
Initials: G R
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Captain
Regiment/Service: East Lancashire Regiment
Unit Text: 1st Bn.
Age: 23
Date of Death: 13/11/1943
Service No: 165727
Additional information: Son of Helen Mitchell and stepson of George S. Munro of Dufftown.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 737
Cemetery: Mortlach Parish Churchyard



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PostPosted: Wed Jul 30, 2008 9:11 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: Ross, Alexander S
Initials: A S
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Unit Text: 8th Bn.
Date of Death: 11/04/1918
Service No: 29004
Additional information: Son of William Ross of Elm Cottage, Tininver Street, Dufftown, Banffshire
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 678
Cemetery: Mortlach Parish Churchyard
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Elaine S



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PostPosted: Wed Jul 30, 2008 9:17 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: Stewart
Initials: J M
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Corporal
Regiment/Service: Gordon Highlanders
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Date of Death: 18/01/1921
Service No: 26766
Awards: M M
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 216
Cemetery: Mortlach Parish Churchyard
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Elaine S



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PostPosted: Thu Jul 31, 2008 6:47 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: Troup
Initials: W A
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Gordon Highlanders
Unit Text: 6th Bn.
Age: 18
Date of Death: 27/01/1915
Service No: 10691
Additional information: Son of Nellie Troup of 120 Midstocket Road, Aberdeen, and the late William Troup. Born at Dufftown, Banff.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 668
Cemetery: Mortlach Parish Churchyard
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Elaine S



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PostPosted: Thu Jul 31, 2008 6:59 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: Wilson, Charles
Initials: C
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Gordon Highlanders
Unit Text: 6th Bn.
Age: 21
Date of Death: 24/01/1915
Service No: 899
Additional information: Son of William and Mary Leslie Wilson of "Rosalind", York Street, Dufftown, Banff.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 609
Cemetery: Mortlach Parish Churchyard

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Location: Aberdeenshire

PostPosted: Tue Jul 03, 2012 8:17 am    Post subject: Charles Wilson info update Reply with quote

Charles Wilson Pte 899 6th Gordon Highlanders Age 21 Died Bedford 24-Jan-15 Son of William Wilson, Rosalind, York St; Dufftown & Mary Leslie. MI: M(O)768. Death Index b abt 1894. Mortlach Parish Churchyard U. K. Mortlach Grave 609 Dufftown News 30-1-1-15 2/1 & 3/2 13-2-15 2/4 Mortlach Memorial
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