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PostPosted: Sun Sep 13, 2009 1:44 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Another of the foreign graves under CWGC care

S Brajuel a french sailor from the ship Longwy SS which hit a mine off the west coast of Scotland on 4th November 1917

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PostPosted: Sun Sep 13, 2009 1:45 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Another of the foreign graves under CWGC care

Adolphe Harre a french sailor from the ship Longwy SS which hit a mine off the west coast of Scotland on 4th November 1917

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 18, 2009 6:40 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: BIGHAM, ALAN
Initials: A
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Fusilier
Regiment/Service: Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers
Unit Text: 1st Bn.
Age: 23
Date of Death: 06/04/1943
Service No: 3131188
Additional information: Son of William and Margaret Bigham, of Girvan, Ayrshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Face 11.
Memorial: RANGOON MEMORIAL

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 18, 2009 6:42 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: BLAIR, THOMAS
Initials: T
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lance Corporal
Regiment/Service: Highland Light Infantry
Unit Text: 12th Bn.
Age: 37
Date of Death: 27/04/1917
Service No: 41764
Additional information: Son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Blair, of Allerton, Girvan, Ayrshire; husband of Margaret Blair, of Gowanlea, Kilchattan Bay, Bute.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Bay 8.
Memorial: ARRAS MEMORIAL



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PostPosted: Fri Sep 18, 2009 6:42 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: BOND, THOMAS WILLIAM
Initials: T W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Gordon Highlanders
Unit Text: 1st Bn. The London Scottish
Age: 28
Date of Death: 29/02/1944
Service No: 3133577
Additional information: Son of John George and Jeanie Bond.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: II, A, 21.
Cemetery: ROME WAR CEMETERY

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 18, 2009 6:43 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: BROWN
Initials: W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Army Service Corps
Unit Text: 61st Coy.
Date of Death: 14/07/1916
Service No: M2/021263
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: XIV. A. 9.
Cemetery: ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY



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PostPosted: Fri Sep 18, 2009 6:48 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: CAMPBELL, NORMAN NICOLSON
Initials: N N
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Corporal
Regiment/Service: Pioneer Corps
Date of Death: 20/01/1943
Service No: 13003983
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 3. C. 2.
Cemetery: KRAKOW RAKOWICKI CEMETERY

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 18, 2009 6:53 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: CAMPBELL, ALEXANDER
Initials: A
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: King's Own Scottish Borderers
Unit Text: 6th Bn.
Age: 23
Date of Death: 17/04/1945
Service No: 3131264
Additional information: Son of Alexander and Annie Campbell, of Girvan, Ayrshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 1. A. 2.
Cemetery: CELLE WAR CEMETERY

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 18, 2009 6:53 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Notice that George's surname is spelt incorrectly as CANLISH on SNWM and CWGC. It is spelt correctly as CANDLISH on the family gravestone, the Girvan war memorial and his MIC.

Name: CANLISH, GEORGE
Initials: G
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Highland Light Infantry
Unit Text: 1st Bn.
Date of Death: 19/07/1916
Service No: B/21370
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 35 and 64.
Memorial: BASRA MEMORIAL

and his brother

Name: CANDLISH
Initials: H
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots
Unit Text: 11th Bn.
Age: 39
Date of Death: 16/09/1917
Service No: 43931
Additional information: Son of the late T. S. and Sarah Candlish, of Girvan; husband of Jean Buchanan Cunningham formerly Candlish), of Bellshill, Lanarkshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: I. E. 28.
Cemetery: YPRES RESERVOIR CEMETERY

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 18, 2009 7:07 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: COLLINS, JOHN
Initials: J
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Sergeant
Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry (Western Ontario Regiment)
Unit Text: 1st Bn.
Date of Death: 23/09/1916
Service No: 6522
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Memorial: VIMY MEMORIAL

notice difference in spelling of Sievewright

Name: SIVEWRIGHT, JAMES
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Driver
Regiment/Service: Army Service Corps
Unit Text: No. 1 Coy.
Age: 31
Date of Death: 22/04/1918
Service No: T3/022755
Additional information: Son of William and Jessie Porteous Sivewright, of Glasgow.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: I. M. 20.
Cemetery: VARENNES MILITARY CEMETERY





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PostPosted: Fri Sep 18, 2009 7:18 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: CONNELL, WILLIAM
Initials: W
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Sapper
Regiment/Service: Canadian Engineers
Unit Text: 2nd Tunnelling Coy.
Age: 36
Date of Death: 04/02/1917
Service No: 501008
Additional information: Son of John and Jean Connell, of Girvan, Ayrshire; husband of Jean Allan Connell, of 78, Wilson St., Girvan, Ayrshire, Scotland.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: X. C. 14.
Cemetery: NIEDERZWEHREN CEMETERY

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 18, 2009 7:20 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: CONNOLLY, HUGH HENRY MILLS
Initials: H H M
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Sergeant (Nav.)
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Unit Text: 550 Sqdn.
Age: 23
Date of Death: 31/08/1944
Service No: 1569111
Additional information: Son of Henry and Mary Helena Connolly.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Plot 8. Row B. Coll. grave 1-8.
Cemetery: ABBEVILLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION



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PostPosted: Fri Sep 18, 2009 7:22 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

William Cowie MM
died 1st February 1973 aged 80 years

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 18, 2009 7:36 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: GLENDINNING, JAMES JACKSON
Initials: J J
Nationality: New Zealand
Rank: Lance Corporal
Regiment/Service: New Zealand Mounted Machine Gun Squadron
Age: 30
Date of Death: 14/11/1917
Service No: 11/804A
Additional information: Son of Esther Luck Campbell (formerly Glendinning) of 30, Ailsa St., West Girvan, Ayrshire, Scotland, and the late James Glendinning.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: M. 27.
Cemetery: RAMLEH WAR CEMETERY



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PostPosted: Sat Sep 19, 2009 12:25 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: HANNAN, STANLEY LIVINGSTONE
Initials: S L
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Captain
Regiment/Service: Royal Field Artillery
Unit Text: "D" Bty. 275th Bde.
Date of Death: 30/11/1917
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 1.
Memorial: CAMBRAI MEMORIAL, LOUVERVAL

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