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Adam Brown



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PostPosted: Mon Oct 08, 2007 11:55 pm    Post subject: Cramond Parish Churchyard Reply with quote

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OS Ref: NT 189 768


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PostPosted: Thu Nov 01, 2007 10:02 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: ANDERSON
Initials: J A
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Reserve Cavalry Regiment
Unit Text: 6th
Secondary Regiment: Royal Gloucestershire Hussars
Secondary Unit Text: and
Date of Death: 06/07/1920
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 133.
Cemetery: CRAMOND PARISH CHURCHYARD

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PostPosted: Thu Nov 01, 2007 10:03 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

CAMERON, JOHN
Rank: Company Serjeant Major
Regiment/Service: Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Age: 27
Date of Death: 12/04/1920
Service No: 28906
Awards: M C
Additional information: Husband of Isabella Cameron, of Victoria Place, Davidson's Mains, Midlothian.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Cemetery: CRAMOND PARISH CHURCHYARD

Note that the headstone records that CSM Cameron had been awarded an MC but it is not listed on the CWGC database



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PostPosted: Thu Nov 01, 2007 10:03 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

CARMICHAEL, COLIN
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots
Unit Text: Depot
Age: 25
Date of Death: 22/08/1918
Service No: 27928
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Cemetery: CRAMOND PARISH CHURCHYARD



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PostPosted: Thu Nov 01, 2007 10:03 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: CLARK, JOHN
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Trooper
Regiment/Service: Royal Armoured Corps
Unit Text: 1st Lothians and Border Horse
Date of Death: 16/08/1945
Service No: 7891790
Additional information: Son of Mary Clark, of Davidson's Mains, Edinburgh.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Grave 16.
Cemetery: CRAMOND PARISH CHURCHYARD

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Name: CUNNINGHAM, WILLIAM
Initials: W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Sergeant
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force
Date of Death: 26/05/1940
Service No: 28961
Additional information: Husband of E. H. Cunningham, of Cramond, Edinburgh.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Grave 287.
Cemetery: CRAMOND PARISH CHURCHYARD

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PostPosted: Thu Nov 01, 2007 10:05 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

HOGG, ADAM
Rank: Gunner
Regiment/Service: Royal Field Artillery
Unit Text: "C" Bty. 1st Reserve Bde
Age: 24
Date of Death: 24/11/1918
Service No: 125618
Additional information: Son of George and Marion Hogg, of Victoria Place, Davidson's Mains, Midlothian. Born at Davidson's Mains, Midlothian.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Cemetery: CRAMOND PARISH CHURCHYARD




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PostPosted: Thu Nov 01, 2007 10:05 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: LOCKE, ROBERT ALEX CAMERON
Initials: R A C
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Petty Officer Motor Mechanic
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy
Unit Text: H.M.L.S.T. 415.
Age: 20
Date of Death: 16/01/1945
Service No: C/MX634315
Additional information: Son of James Wakeford Locke, and of Melita S. Locke, of Davidson's Mains, Edinburgh.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Grave 198.
Cemetery: CRAMOND PARISH CHURCHYARD



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PostPosted: Thu Nov 01, 2007 10:06 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

McGINNESS, DENNIS HUGH GALLOWAY
Rank: Signalman
Regiment/Service: Royal Corps of Signals
Age: 20
Date of Death: 19/11/1939
Service No: 2577124
Additional information: Son of Andrew and Rachel McGinness, of Edinburgh.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Grave 110.
Cemetery: CRAMOND PARISH CHURCHYARD




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PostPosted: Thu Nov 01, 2007 10:16 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

TAIT, DAVID BORTHWICK
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots
Unit Text: 4th Bn. attd. 5th/6th Bn.
Age: 23
Date of Death: 11/08/1918
Additional information: Son of Annie Cramond Tait, of Glenholm, Davidson's Mains, Edinburgh, and the late James Guthrie Tait. Formerly employed on Staff of Royal Bank of Scotland, Edinburgh.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: V. E. 23.
Cemetery: BOUCHOIR NEW BRITISH CEMETERY

Extra information from the headstone

Born 30th March 1899. Died at Parvillers, France whilst gallantly leading his men of the 5th -6h Royal Scots

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PostPosted: Thu Nov 01, 2007 10:24 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

MACKAY, HAMISH STRATHY
Rank: Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Royal Flying Corps
Unit Text: 22nd Sqdn.
Secondary Regiment: Royal Garrison Artillery
Secondary Unit Text: and 1st Hampshire Heavy Bty.
Age: 22
Date of Death: 09/09/1916
Additional information: Son of Col. James F. Mackay, C.B.E., and Mrs. A. A. Mackay, of White House, Cramond Bridge, Midlothian.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: A. 10.
Cemetery: ALLONVILLE COMMUNAL CEMETERY



Strathy is a community on the North coast of Sutherland where most of the population has the surname Mackay. I'd be surprised if 2nd Lt Mackay didn't have a Sutherland connection.
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PostPosted: Thu Nov 01, 2007 10:30 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

DALRYMPLE, JAMES
Rank: Serjeant
Regiment/Service: Army Service Corps
Unit Text: 20th G.H.Q. Reserve M.T. Coy.
Age: 29
Date of Death: 20/10/1918
Service No: M2/166923
Additional information: Son of Mrs. Agnes Dalrymple, of Davidson's Mains, Edinburgh; husband of Lizzie Dalrymple, of 200, Bonnington Rd., Leith.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: I. C. 19.
Cemetery: BEAULENCOURT BRITISH CEMETERY, LIGNY-THILLOY

DALRYMPLE, IRVINE
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: King's Own Scottish Borderers
Unit Text: 1st Bn.
Date of Death: 25/08/1917
Service No: 40464
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 66 to 68.
Memorial: TYNE COT MEMORIAL

Two sons of Peter Dalrymple (1852 - 1910) and Agnes Frew Philip (1856 - 1930)

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PostPosted: Mon Aug 06, 2012 10:00 am    Post subject: Cramond Reply with quote

Locke. Maybe this poor photo can be added to the Locke entry.

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PostPosted: Tue Aug 14, 2012 6:55 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Locke photograph now added to its post.

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Adam
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