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DerekR



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PostPosted: Fri Jun 12, 2009 6:51 pm    Post subject: St.Andrews Cathedral Burial Ground Reply with quote

Cemetery: ST. ANDREWS CATHEDRAL BURYING GROUND
Country: United Kingdom
Locality: unspecified
No. of Identified Casualties: 4
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 12, 2009 6:52 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: DRUMMOND
Initials: John
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Trimmer
Regiment/Service: Royal Naval Reserve
Unit Text: H.M. Trawler "Melton."
Age: 31
Date of Death: 10/03/1917
Service No: 2944/ST
Additional information: Son of William Drummond, of St. Andrews.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: G. 18. 17.
Cemetery: ST. ANDREWS CATHEDRAL BURYING GROUND

From the "Hawick News", March 23rd, 1917

"Drummond - at the Naval Hospital, Hull, on the 10th inst, John Drummond, fourth son of William Drummond, Baker Lane, St.Andrews, aged 33."
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 12, 2009 6:52 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: IRELAND
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lance Corporal
Regiment/Service: Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)
Unit Text: 7th Bn.
Age: 25
Date of Death: 14/05/1915
Service No: 3277
Additional information: Son of Mrs. Christina Brown Ireland, of 2, South Castle St., St. Andrews.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: G. 35. 2.
Cemetery: ST. ANDREWS CATHEDRAL BURYING GROUND
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 12, 2009 6:53 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: LITSTER
Initials: T
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Trimmer
Regiment/Service: Royal Naval Reserve
Unit Text: H.M Drifter "Suffolk County."
Age: 23
Date of Death: 16/02/1917
Service No: 2946/TS
Additional information: Son of Thomas and Elizabeth M. Litster, of 22, Shorehead, St. Andrews.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: B. 13. 6.
Cemetery: ST. ANDREWS CATHEDRAL BURYING GROUND
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 12, 2009 6:53 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: TERRIS
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Engineman
Regiment/Service: Mercantile Marine
Unit Text: H.M. Drifter "Jeannie Murray."
Date of Death: 15/02/1918
Service No: 2010/TS
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: F. 12. 1.
Cemetery: ST. ANDREWS CATHEDRAL BURYING GROUND
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PostPosted: Sat Oct 16, 2010 12:41 pm    Post subject: ST ANDREWS Reply with quote

Thanks to Mrs Aase Goldsmith for the photographs.


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Location: South Lanarkshire

PostPosted: Thu May 25, 2017 6:34 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

We recently visited St. Andrews and found some family gravestones.

FORGAN, RONALD TETLOW
Rank: Flight Lieutenant
Service No: 76459
Date of Death: 11/06/1944
Age: 25
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve 228 Sqdn.
Panel Reference: Panel 202.
Memorial: RUNNYMEDE MEMORIAL, England
Additional Information: Son of Peter Lawrence and Jane Smithett Forgan, of St. Andrews, Fife

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PostPosted: Fri May 26, 2017 7:47 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

HALL, KENNETH STUART
Rank: Lieutenant
Date of Death: 25/01/1916
Age: 19
Regiment/Service: Northumberland Fusiliers attd. 21st Div. Cyclist Bn. Army Cyclist Corps
Grave Reference: IX. E. 50.
Cemetery: CITE BONJEAN MILITARY CEMETERY, ARMENTIERES, France
Additional Information: Son of Robert and Margaret Hall, of "Elmbank", Dollar, Clackmannanshire
Born at St. Andrew's, Fife
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PostPosted: Fri May 26, 2017 7:53 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

JOHNSTONE, WILLIAM JEFFRAY
Rank: Lieutenant
Date of Death: 28/12/1917
Age: 20
Regiment/Service: Fife and Forfar Yeomanry
Awards: M C
Grave Reference: D. 99.
Cemetery: JERUSALEM WAR CEMETERY
Additional Information: Son of William and Mary Lockhart Johnstone, of Glasgow


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PostPosted: Fri May 26, 2017 7:57 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

LYON, CHARLES HUGH
Rank: Lieutenant
Date of Death: 07/11/1917
Age: 29
Regiment/Service: Imperial Camel Corps (Australian) 3rd Australian Bn.
Grave Reference: B. 24.
Cemetery: BEERSHEBA WAR CEMETERY, Israel and Palestine (including Gaza)
Additional Information: Son of Geo. O. and Kate Lyon, of "Glenogil," Harkaway, Victoria, Australia.






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PostPosted: Fri May 26, 2017 7:57 am    Post subject: Reply with quote



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PostPosted: Fri May 26, 2017 7:59 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

PLAYFAIR, ARTHUR MELVILLE
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Service No: EC/ 130
Date of Death: 15/04/1941
Age:35
Regiment/Service: 12th Frontier Force Regiment 3rd Royal Bn.
Grave Reference: 1. A. 6.
Cemetery: KEREN WAR CEMETERY, Eritrea
Additional Information:
Son of Arthur Lambert Playfair, C.I.E., and of Mabel Helen Playfair, of Westminster, London.



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