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PostPosted: Wed Jul 29, 2009 11:11 pm    Post subject: Fern Churchyard Reply with quote

Fern Churchyard

OS ref NO 485 616

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PostPosted: Wed Jul 29, 2009 11:19 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote





SNWM record

Surname KEILLOR
Firstname John Paterson
Service Number 14644
Date Death 10/03/1917
Decoration
Place of birth Fern Forfar
Other
SNWM roll SCOTS GUARDS
Rank Gdsn
Theatre of death F.& F.

CWGC record

Name: KEILLOR
Initials: J P
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Scots Guards
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Date of Death: 10/03/1917
Service No: 14644
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: IV. D. 3.
Cemetery: SAILLY-SAILLISEL BRITISH CEMETERY
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 29, 2009 11:32 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote





CWGC records

Name: STORMONT
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Corporal
Regiment/Service: Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)
Unit Text: 1st/4th Bn.
Date of Death: 03/09/1916
Service No: 4227
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: VII. B. 16.
Cemetery: ANCRE BRITISH CEMETERY, BEAUMONT-HAMEL

Name: STORMONT, GEORGE
Initials: G
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Serjeant
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots
Unit Text: 5th/6th Bn.
Age: 22
Date of Death: 08/06/1918
Service No: 350140
Additional information: Son of George and Susan Farquahson Stormont, of Rowan Cottage, Northmuir, Kirriemuir, Forfarshire. Born at Edinburgh.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: VIII. L. 13.
Cemetery: CABARET-ROUGE BRITISH CEMETERY, SOUCHEZ

SNWM records

Surname STORMONT
Firstname James
Service Number 4227
Date Death 03/09/1916
Decoration
Place of birth Dundee
Other 4th Bn.
SNWM roll THE BLACK WATCH (ROYAL HIGHLANDERS)
Rank Cpl
Theatre of death F.& F.

Surname STORMONT
Firstname George
Service Number 350140
Date Death 08/06/1918
Decoration
Place of birth Edinburgh
Other 5/6th Bn.
SNWM roll THE ROYAL SCOTS (LOTHIAN REGIMENT)
Rank Sgt
Theatre of death F.& F.
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PostPosted: Thu Jul 30, 2009 12:01 am    Post subject: Reply with quote





CWGC records

Name: BROWN
Initials: R
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment)
Unit Text: 15th Bn.
Date of Death: 09/04/1917
Service No: 204699
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Arras Road Cem. Mem. 14.
Cemetery: NINE ELMS MILITARY CEMETERY, THELUS

Name: BROWN, JAMES
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Highland Light Infantry
Unit Text: 10th/11th Bn.
Age: 21
Date of Death: 28/04/1917
Service No: 30579
Additional information: Son of Robert and Annie Brown, of Windsor, Fern, Brechin.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: IV. D. 18.
Cemetery: FAUBOURG D'AMIENS CEMETERY, ARRAS

SNWM records

Surname BROWN
Firstname Robert
Service Number 204699
Date Death 09/04/1917
Decoration
Place of birth
Other
SNWM roll CANADIAN EXPEDITIONARY FORCE
Rank Pte
Theatre of death F.& F.

Surname BROWN
Firstname James
Service Number 30579
Date Death 28/04/1917
Decoration
Place of birth Brechin Forfarshire
Other 10/11th Bn. formerly G.S./22006, G.S.Cav.
SNWM roll THE HIGHLAND LIGHT INFANTRY
Rank Pte
Theatre of death F.& F.
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PostPosted: Thu Jul 30, 2009 12:20 am    Post subject: Reply with quote






And a nice wee personal touch in the earth at the base of Pte Abercromby's headstone. It reads 'John Abercromby, aged 22, Loos Black Watch Corner, 25th Sept, 1915'



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Name: ABERCROMBY, JOHN DUNBAR
Initials: J D
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)
Unit Text: 9th Bn.
Age: 22
Date of Death: 25/09/1915
Service No: S/7796
Additional information: Son of Susan Abercromby, of Wellford Farm, Fern, Brechin, Angus, and the late William Abercromby.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 78 to 83.
Memorial: LOOS MEMORIAL

SNWM record

Surname ABERCROMBY
Firstname John Dunbar
Service Number S/7796
Date Death 25/09/1915
Decoration
Place of birth Fearn Forfarshire
Other 9th Bn.
SNWM roll THE BLACK WATCH (ROYAL HIGHLANDERS)
Rank Pte
Theatre of death F.& F.
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