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PostPosted: Wed May 27, 2015 11:37 pm    Post subject: Greenock Cemetery Reply with quote

Greenock Cemetery
Located at 1 South Street, Greenock
Identified casualties: 261 (96 from WW1, 165 from WW2)
Unidentified casualties: 5 (1 from WW1, 4 from WW2)
Foreign casalties: 5 (WW2)




This wasn't a thorough search of the cemetery, I only got a handful of graves besides the few I was looking for...
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PostPosted: Wed May 27, 2015 11:38 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

FORBES, ELIZABETH MCMASTER
Rank: Private
Service No: W/105848
Date of Death: 10/10/1942
Age: 24
Regiment/Service: Auxiliary Territorial Service
Grave Reference: Sec. N.N.N. Grave 571.
Cemetery: GREENOCK CEMETERY
Additional Information: Daughter of John and Margaret McMaster, of Greenock.


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PostPosted: Wed May 27, 2015 11:39 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

SIME, JEAN YOUNG
Rank: Wren
Service No: 41347
Date of Death: 23/09/1943
Regiment/Service: Women's Royal Naval Service, H.M.S. Quebec
Grave Reference: Sec. L.L. Grave 55.
Cemetery: GREENOCK CEMETERY

The headstone isn't easy to read, but it looks like she was the daughter of William McLean and Margaret McSonnell. It also commemorates her husband:

SIME, JAMES GLASGOW
Rank: Chief Officer
Date of Death: 16/04/1942
Age: 35
Regiment/Service: Merchant Navy, S.S. Empire Howard (Greenock)
Panel Reference: Panel 42.
Memorial: TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Additional Information: Son of Robert and Sarah J. Sime.


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PostPosted: Wed May 27, 2015 11:53 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

BAUCHOP, J
Rank: Private
Service No: 28485
Date of Death: 06/07/1917
Age: 39
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers, 3rd Bn.
Grave Reference: MMM. 443.
Cemetery: GREENOCK CEMETERY
Additional Information: Son of David Bauchop, of Paisley, Renfrewshire.

McNICOLL, R
Rank: Private
Service No: 22961
Date of Death: 26/10/1918
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers, 3rd Bn.
Grave Reference: MMM. 443.
Cemetery: GREENOCK CEMETERY

MATTHEWS, E G
Rank: Lance Corporal
Service No: 11035
Date of Death: 30/01/1918
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers, 3rd Bn.
Grave Reference: MMM. 443.
Cemetery: GREENOCK CEMETERY


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PostPosted: Wed May 27, 2015 11:56 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

LANE, G E
Rank: Able Seaman
Service No: 127204
Date of Death: 17/01/1916
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy, H.M.S. "Pembroke."
Grave Reference: I. Recess. 9.
Cemetery: GREENOCK CEMETERY

WHITE, T W
Rank: Private
Service No: PLY/8626
Date of Death: 07/11/1914
Regiment/Service: Royal Marine Light Infantry, Plymouth Div
Grave Reference: I. Recess. 9.
Cemetery: GREENOCK CEMETERY

MULLER, R
Rank: Able Seaman
Service No: 214860
Date of Death: 12/12/1914
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy, H.M.S. "Nemesis."
Grave Reference: I. Recess. 9.
Cemetery: GREENOCK CEMETERY


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PostPosted: Thu May 28, 2015 12:03 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

BURCHETT, WALTER V.
Rank: Leading Seaman
Service No: P/J 104592
Date of Death: 10/08/1940
Age: 34
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy, H.M.S. Transylvania.
Grave Reference: I. Recess. Queen Victoria Ground. Coll. grave 41B.
Cemetery: GREENOCK CEMETERY
Additional Information: Son of Walter and Aida Burchett; husband of Queenie Victoria Joan Burchett.

McNICHOLLS, JOHN THOMAS
Rank: Able Seaman
Service No: C/J 32711
Date of Death: 10/08/1940
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy, H.M.S. Transylvania.
Grave Reference: I. Recess. Queen Victoria Ground. Grave 41A.
Cemetery: GREENOCK CEMETERY

Also one of the unknown sailors.


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