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John Burnett



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Location: Fife

PostPosted: Tue Jun 30, 2009 7:43 pm    Post subject: Largo Reply with quote

There are 4 CWGC gravestones in the cemetery.
Thanks to Mrs Aase Goldsmith for the photo.




Name: FREEBORN, WILLIAM ALFRED
Initials: W A
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve
Unit Text: H.M.S. Victory.
Date of Death: 31/07/1944
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Grave 2406.
Cemetery: LARGO CEMETERY
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PostPosted: Tue Jun 30, 2009 7:48 pm    Post subject: Largo Reply with quote

Thanks to Mrs Aase Goldsmith for the photo.


Name: SIMPSON, THOMAS
Initials: T
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Serjeant
Regiment/Service: Pioneer Corps
Secondary Regiment: Royal Artillery
Secondary Unit Text: formerly of 101 Lt. A.A. Bty.
Age: 46
Date of Death: 10/08/1946
Service No: 1485541
Additional information: Husband of Helen Simpson, of Upper Largo.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Grave 1857.
Cemetery: LARGO CEMETERY
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PostPosted: Sat Jul 04, 2009 6:52 pm    Post subject: Largo Reply with quote

Thanks to Mrs Aase Goldsmith for the photo.

Name: BALDIE, THOMAS KETTLES
Initials: T K
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Unit Text: 1st Bn.
Age: 20
Date of Death: 26/10/1916
Service No: 28245
Additional information: Son of Robert and Grace Baldie, of Strathairly, Upper Largo, Fife. Native of Perthshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: I. C. 5.
Cemetery: EUSTON ROAD CEMETERY, COLINCAMPS
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PostPosted: Sat Jul 04, 2009 6:59 pm    Post subject: Largo Reply with quote

Thanks to Mrs Aase Goldsmith for photos.



Name: BAXTER, RALPH FREDERICK
Initials: R F
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Royal Sussex Regiment
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Age: 18
Date of Death: 25/09/1915
Additional information: Son of John Henry and Ethel Louisa Baxter, of Fryern, Pulborough. Native of Gilston, Fife.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: VII. E. 18.
Cemetery: DUD CORNER CEMETERY, LOOS

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Name: BAXTER, JOHN EDWARD
Initials: J E
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Scots Guards
Unit Text: 1st Bn.
Age: 19
Date of Death: 16/10/1944
Service No: 302255
Additional information: Son of Lt.-Col. Noel Edward Baxter and Evelyn Mary Baxter, of Largoward, Fife.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: I, C, 7.
Cemetery: CASTIGLIONE SOUTH AFRICAN CEMETERY
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Name: GILMOUR, DOUGLAS
Initials: D
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Seaforth Highlanders
Unit Text: 7th Bn.
Secondary Unit Text: attd. Trench Mortar Bty.
Age: 26
Date of Death: 16/02/1916
Additional information: Son of Sir John Gilmour, 1st Bart., of Montrave, Leven, Fife; husband of Doris Hyacinth Gilmour, of Pontarfran, Brecon.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: II. B. 75.
Cemetery: BAILLEUL COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION (NORD)
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PostPosted: Sat Jul 04, 2009 7:11 pm    Post subject: Largo Reply with quote

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Name: MONTEITH, WILLIAM NEVE
Initials: W N
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Rifle Brigade
Unit Text: 6th Bn. attd. 2nd Bn.
Date of Death: 25/09/1915
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 10.
Memorial: PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL
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PostPosted: Sun Jul 05, 2009 2:34 pm    Post subject: Largo Reply with quote

Thanks to Mrs Aase Goldsmith for the photos.

Stanislaw M. Novak, Captain, First Polish Parachute Brigade, beloved husband of Stephanie, dear father of Leszek, born Lwow 22-9-1907, died Blebo Craigs 15-5-1974.

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 10, 2010 10:36 am    Post subject: Largo Reply with quote

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Name: RUSSELL, JOHN PATRICK OLIPHANT (PAT)
Initials: J P O
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Captain
Regiment/Service: Royal Artillery
Unit Text: 334 Bty., 101 Lt. A.A./Anti-Tank Regt.
Age: 26
Date of Death: 07/09/1944
Service No: 229005
Additional information: Son of Sir David Russell, Kt., LL.D., and Lady Russell, of Markinch, Fife.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: II, B, 74.
Cemetery: GRADARA WAR CEMETERY
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 10, 2010 10:37 am    Post subject: Largo Reply with quote

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