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JIMMCGINLAY



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PostPosted: Sun Sep 06, 2009 7:51 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

CWGC ENTRY: (Probable, listed in church memorial as Ayrshire Yeomanry)
Name: STUART, JAMES
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots
Unit Text: 11th Bn.
Date of Death: 16/08/1918
Service No: 42788
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 1.
Memorial: PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL

SNWM Entries:
http://www.snwm.org/cgi-bin/db_w1.pl?function=view&id=37601

he was also in RSF at one point:
http://www.snwm.org/cgi-bin/db_w1.pl?function=view&id=48890




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JIMMCGINLAY



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PostPosted: Sun Sep 06, 2009 7:56 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

CWGC ENTRY: (Discrepancy in dates)
Name: WILLIAMS, EDWARD GOUGH
Initials: E G
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Wireless Telegraph Operator
Regiment/Service: Mercantile Marine
Unit Text: S.S. "Greldon."
Age: 17
Date of Death: 08/10/1917
Additional information: Son of Edward and Edith Williams, of Gibbsyard, Auchincruive, Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Soldiers' Plot.
Cemetery: LLANENGAN (ST. EINION) CHURCHYARD


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Adam Brown



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PostPosted: Mon Sep 07, 2009 5:13 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

JIMMCGINLAY wrote:
CWGC ENTRY: (Discrepancy in dates)
WILLIAMS, EDWARD GOUGH
Date of Death: 08/10/1917


According to this website he was buried on 20.10.1917 which may account for the discrepancy on the headstone.

http://www.rhiw.com/y_mor/hanes_llongau_llyn/llongwyr_llyn/llyn_mariners.htm

More information on the wreck of ‘SS GRELDON’ here:

http://www.wrecksite.eu/wreck.aspx?10521

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Dr Jon



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PostPosted: Mon Sep 14, 2009 9:42 pm    Post subject: H Ronnay Reply with quote

Note this grave is Harry Ronnay, yet CWG have him listed as Henry.
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 14, 2009 9:51 pm    Post subject: St Quivox Churchyard Reply with quote

A photo of the churchyard taken September 11th 2009


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