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Mangonel



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PostPosted: Thu May 05, 2011 4:12 pm    Post subject: Crichton Collegiate Church, Midlothian Reply with quote



Two known graves, but..........
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Mangonel



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PostPosted: Thu May 05, 2011 4:15 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote



Name: McDONALD
Initials: G
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Army Service Corps
Secondary Unit Text: attd. 5th London Field Ambulance
Age: 36
Date of Death: 27/10/1915
Service No: M2/051245
Additional information: Son of George McDonald, husband of Catherine Dickson McDonald, of Kidlaw Gifford, East Lothian.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: South of Church.
Cemetery: CRICHTON PARISH CHURCHYARD
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Mangonel



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PostPosted: Thu May 05, 2011 4:16 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Couldn't find the marker.

Name: GIBSON, ISABELLA ENID
Initials: I E
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Auxiliary Territorial Service
Age: 21
Date of Death: 27/12/1943
Service No: W/121444
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Grave 73.
Cemetery: CRICHTON PARISH CHURCHYARD
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Mangonel



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PostPosted: Thu May 05, 2011 4:17 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote



This lad doesn't appear on CWGC.
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jrah60



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Location: East Kibride

PostPosted: Thu May 05, 2011 7:24 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Could this be your man?

Name: CRAIG, JAMES
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Pilot Officer (Pilot)
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force
Unit Text: 255 Sqdn.
Date of Death: 29/08/1941
Service No: 45843
Additional information: Son of Andrew Anderson Craig and Nellie Craig; husband of Stephanie Craig, of Belle Vue, Wakefield, Yorkshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Block A. Grave 192.
Cemetery: KIRTON-IN-LINDSEY CEMETERY

Surname CRAIG
Firstname James
Service number 45843
Date of death 29/08/1941
Decoration
Place of birth Shotts
Other
SNWM roll ROYAL AIR FORCE and DOMINION AIR FORCES
Rank Plt Off
Theatre of death R.A.F.V.R. F.C.

John
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Mangonel



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PostPosted: Thu May 05, 2011 7:48 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

That'll be him!

My search typing must have been a tad off earlier.

Thanks,

Robert
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