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PostPosted: Thu Nov 29, 2007 10:56 pm    Post subject: Ayr Cemetery Reply with quote

Ayr Cemetery:
Location: A70, Holmston Road, Ayr

CEMETERY MAP


CWGC CROSS


CWGC LISTING:
http://www.cwgc.org/search/cemetery_details.aspx?cemetery=74101&mode=1


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PostPosted: Thu Nov 29, 2007 11:40 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

NEWFOUNDLANDERS

The men of the Newfoundland Regiment were stationed in the town of Ayr during WWI. My Grandfather and Grandmother lived in Ayr at the time and I remember my grandmother talking about 'The Foondies' who were held in high regard and great affection by the local folk.

The Newfoundland plot is also covered in this site:
http://ngb.chebucto.org/NFREG/Ayr/scot_graves.shtml

LOCATION: Corner of Section G in the 1906 Extension.




Name: CONSTANTINE, PETER
Initials: P J
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Newfoundland Regiment
Unit Text: 1st Bn.
Age: 24
Date of Death: 08/04/1920
Service No: 563
Additional information: Son of Peter and Hannah Constantine, of 20, McFarlane St., St. John's, Newfoundland.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Newfoundland G. I. 2.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: DOODY, JAMES
Initials: J D
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Newfoundland Regiment
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Age: 25
Date of Death: 04/02/1918
Service No: 2651
Additional information: Son of David and Mary Joseph Doody, of Carbonear, Newfoundland.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Newfoundland G. 1. 1.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: FITZPATRICK, ALPHONSUS
Initials: A
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Newfoundland Regiment
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Age: 18
Date of Death: 29/01/1916
Service No: 1904
Additional information: Born at Conche, French Shore, Newfoundland.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Newfoundland G. 2. 1.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: HARE, HARVEY
Initials: H
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Newfoundland Regiment
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Age: 17
Date of Death: 25/05/1916
Service No: 988
Additional information: Son of William and Susan Hare, of Burgeo, Newfoundland.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Newfoundland G. 2. 4.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: HULAN, HOWARD
Initials: H
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Newfoundland Regiment
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Age: 18
Date of Death: 02/05/1916
Service No: 1568
Additional information: Son of Richard and Jane Hulan, of Robinson's, Newfoundland.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Newfoundland. G. 3. 4.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: LAMBERT, JOHN
Initials: J
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Newfoundland Regiment
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Age: 23
Date of Death: 07/04/1916
Service No: 1744
Additional information: Son of Samuel and Rebecca Lambert, of Southport, Randon, Trinity Bay, Newfoundland.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Newfoundland. G. 3. 3.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: NEWELL, VICTOR PERRIN
Initials: V P
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Newfoundland Regiment
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Age: 19
Date of Death: 17/07/1917
Service No: 3598
Additional information: Son of Nathan and Priscilla Newell, of Dock Bareneed, Conception Bay, Newfoundland.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Newfoundland G. 2. 6.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: PAUL, STEPHEN
Initials: S J
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Newfoundland Regiment
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Date of Death: 20/03/1917
Service No: 2331
Additional information: Son of Benjamin and Mary Paul of Wigwam Point, Norris's Arm, Newfoundland.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Newfoundland G. 2. 3.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: O'BRIEN, JAMES
Initials: J
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Newfoundland Regiment
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Age: 22
Date of Death: 02/10/1915
Service No: 1160
Additional information: Son of James and Mary O'Brien, of 27, Adelaide St., St. John'S, Newfoundland.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Newfoundland G. 3. 1.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: RIDEOUT, PIERCE
Initials: P
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Newfoundland Regiment
Unit Text: 1st Bn.
Age: 24
Date of Death: 27/04/1918
Service No: 228
Additional information: Son of William and Louisa Rideout, of Pilleys Island, Newfoundland. Born at Twillingate.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Newfoundland. G. 1. 4.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: ROBERTS, ALBERT
Initials: A
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Newfoundland Regiment
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Age: 24
Date of Death: 01/11/1917
Service No: 1203
Additional information: Son of Edward and Elizabeth Roberts, of Lakes Cove, Bay Du Nord, Newfoundland.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Newfoundland. G. 1. 3.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: SMITH, HOWARD
Initials: H
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Lance Corporal
Regiment/Service: Newfoundland Regiment
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Age: 21
Date of Death: 03/06/1916
Service No: 1665
Additional information: Son of Thomas and Fanny Smith, of Dildo, Trinity Bay, Newfoundland.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Newfoundland. G. 2. 5.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: TOBIN, JOHN THOMAS
Initials: J T
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Newfoundland Regiment
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Age: 19
Date of Death: 01/02/1916
Service No: 1800
Additional information: Son of Mr. and Mrs. John Tobin, of Burin North, Newfoundland.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Newfoundland G. 3. 2.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: TOBIN, PATRICK FRANCIS
Initials: P F
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Sergeant
Regiment/Service: Newfoundland Regiment
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Age: 21
Date of Death: 27/12/1916
Service No: 1209
Additional information: Son of John C. and Bridget J. Tobin, of 392, Water St., St. John's, Newfoundland.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Newfoundland G. 2. 2.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire


There is also a memorial stone laid flat commemorating the other Newfoundlanders buried in other parts of Scotland.


Name: CHAPLIN, JOHN FIELDING
Initials: J F
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Newfoundland Regiment
Unit Text: 1st Bn.
Age: 18
Date of Death: 01/01/1915
Service No: 584
Additional information: Son of Mark and Amelia Chaplin, of Water St., St. John'S, Newfoundland.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 13. 46.
Cemetery: ARDERSIER PARISH CHURCHYARD

Photo supplied and reproduced by kind permission of ROXY.


Name: GORMAN, JULIAN JOSEPH
Initials: J J
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Newfoundland Regiment
Unit Text: 1st Bn.
Age: 19
Date of Death: 30/03/1915
Service No: 794
Additional information: Son of James and Marguerite Gorman, of Harbour Breton, Fortune Bay, Newfoundland. Born at St. Pierre, Miquelon.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Screen Wall. G. 209.
Cemetery: EDINBURGH (MOUNT VERNON) ROMAN CATHOLIC CEMETERY



Name: THORNE, JAMES
Initials: J H
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Newfoundland Regiment
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Age: 18
Date of Death: 21/02/1916
Service No: 1905
Additional information: Son of William and Jessie Thorne of New Harbour, Trinity Bay, Newfoundland.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: B. 52.
Cemetery: PAISLEY (HAWKHEAD) CEMETERY





Name: MUGFORD, GEORGE
Initials: G
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Newfoundland Regiment
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Age: 19
Date of Death: 24/02/1916
Service No: 1943
Additional information: Son of Samuel and Celina Mugford, of Codroy, Newfoundland.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: B. 51.
Cemetery: PAISLEY (HAWKHEAD) CEMETERY





Name: FORD, JAMES
Initials: J
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Newfoundland Regiment
Age: 21
Date of Death: 26/02/1916
Service No: 1955
Additional information: Son of Henry and Christina Ford, of Port Burwell, Labrador. Born at Pauls Island, Labrador.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: B. 38.
Cemetery: PAISLEY (HAWKHEAD) CEMETERY





Name: DICK
Initials: G
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Sergeant
Regiment/Service: Newfoundland Regiment
Unit Text: 1st Bn.
Age: 27
Date of Death: 12/07/1916
Service No: 924
Additional information: Son of John and Anna Dick, of Netherall, Largs.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: I. 86.
Cemetery: LARGS CEMETERY

Below Dick family headstone at Largs Cemetery:
Inscription reads:
'GEORGE AGED 27
SERGEANT
1ST NEWFOUNDLAND REGT.
DIED IN LONDON 12TH JULY 1916
OF WOUNDS RECEIVED
1ST JULY IN THE
BATTLE OF THE SOMME'



Name: BOLAND, PATRICK
Initials: P J
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Newfoundland Regiment
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Date of Death: 21/12/1916
Service No: 1601
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: In North-West corner of new ground.
Cemetery: SANNOX OLD CHURCHYARD, KILBRIDE


Name: MADDOCK, WILLIAM
Initials: W
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Bandsman
Regiment/Service: Newfoundland Regiment
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Age: 51
Date of Death: 17/03/1917
Service No: 2137
Additional information: Son of Robert and Ellen Maddock, of London; husband of Jessie Maddock, of 119, New City Rd., Glasgow.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: I. 1576.
Cemetery: CATHCART CEMETERY



Name: HUNT, CECIL
Initials: C J
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Lance Corporal
Regiment/Service: Newfoundland Regiment
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Age: 20
Date of Death: 07/06/1917
Service No: 3384
Additional information: Son of James Gill Hunt and Mary J. Hunt, of St. John'S, Newfoundland.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: P. 2375.
Cemetery: GLASGOW WESTERN NECROPOLIS

Photograph supplied and reproduced by kind permission of Anne Anderson.


Name: TAYLOR, SELBY
Initials: S
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Newfoundland Forestry Corps
Date of Death: 09/03/1918
Service No: 8460
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 636.
Cemetery: LITTLE DUNKELD PARISH CHURCHYARD


Name: HOGAN, GERALD
Initials: G
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Newfoundland Forestry Corps
Age: 21
Date of Death: 16/08/1918
Service No: 8111
Additional information: Son of Richard and Mary Lillie Hogan, of Montreal, Canada.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Cemetery: KENMORE PARISH CHURCHYARD

(see also Wyatt below)

Name: WYATT, ARTHUR
Initials: A H
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Newfoundland Forestry Corps
Date of Death: 04/04/1919
Service No: 8130
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Cemetery: KENMORE PARISH CHURCHYARD

(see also Hogan above)


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PostPosted: Fri Nov 30, 2007 4:32 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

This memorial to United States airmen stands in beside the path in Section K of the 1906 Extension of the cemetery.












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PostPosted: Wed Mar 26, 2008 9:33 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

CWGC ENTRIES IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER:

Name: ADAMS, ROBERT MCWHIRTER
Initials: R M
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Ayrshire Yeomanry
Age: 21
Date of Death: 27/11/1914
Service No: 1785
Additional information: Son of David and Julia Adams, of 21, Bellevue Crescent, Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Wall. 124.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire

Name: ADKINS, PETER ERNEST
Initials: P E
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Flying Officer (Nav.)
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Unit Text: 488 (R.N.Z.A.F.) Sqdn
Age: 21
Date of Death: 13/07/1943
Service No: 123855
Additional information: Son of Arthur Ernest and Doris Kate Adkins, of Bristol.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. R. 1931 Div. grave 2716.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: AITKEN, JAMES
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Army Service Corps
Unit Text: 3rd Bn.
Secondary Regiment: Labour Corps
Secondary Unit Text: transf. to (355488) 397th Home Service Coy.
Age: 49
Date of Death: 24/12/1917
Service No: 52467
Additional information: Son of James Aitken; husband of Margaret Cooper Aitken, of 28, Craigmillars Buildings, King St., Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: F. 1988C.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: ANDERSON, JOHN
Initials: J
Nationality: New Zealand
Rank: Warrant Officer (W.Op./Air Gnr.)
Regiment/Service: Royal New Zealand Air Force
Unit Text: 281 (R.A.F.) Sqdn
Age: 34
Date of Death: 26/06/1943
Service No: 404585
Additional information: Son of Robert Kelso Anderson and Janet Anderson, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Wall Sec. 1931 Div. Grave 32.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: ANDREW, JOHN
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Pioneer
Regiment/Service: Royal Engineers
Unit Text: Training Centre
Age: 21
Date of Death: 27/08/1918
Service No: 93136
Additional information: Son of John Andrew, of 34, Nelson St., Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: J. 1617.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: ANDREW, GILBERT MCILWICK
Initials: G M
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Leading Aircraftman
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Age: 26
Date of Death: 15/09/1946
Service No: 1304903
Additional information: Son of John Hay Andrew and Agnes Andrew; husband of Maisie Irene Andrew, of St. Giles, Lincoln.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. B. 1906 Div. Grave 464.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: ARMSTRONG, JOHN ERIC
Initials: J E
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Flight Sergeant (Nav./Bomber)
Regiment/Service: Royal Canadian Air Force
Unit Text: 224 (R.A.F.) Sqdn
Age: 24
Date of Death: 29/10/1942
Service No: R/94691
Additional information: Son of James C. Armstrong and Gertrude E. Armstrong, of Rocanville, Saskatchewan, Canada.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. M. 1931 Div. Grave 625.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: ARMSTRONG, JOHN GEOFFREY
Initials: J G
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Sub-Lieutenant (A)
Regiment/Service: Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve
Unit Text: H.M.S. Condor.
Age: 22
Date of Death: 02/12/1944
Additional information: Son of Henry and Katherine May Armstrong, of Denbigh.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. R. 1931 Div. Grave 2722A.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: BALE, JOSEPH GEORGE
Initials: J G
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Major
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Age: 55
Date of Death: 02/07/1943
Service No: 39382
Awards: M B E
Additional information: Son of Joseph and Mary Bale; husband of Sarah Veronica Bale (nee Murphy), of Prestwick.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. G. 1906 Div. Grave 2483.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: BALL, FRANK EPHRAIM
Initials: F E
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force
Unit Text: No. 1 School of Aerial Fighting
Age: 29
Date of Death: 08/04/1918
Additional information: Son of Francis and Helen Ball, of Smethwick, Birmingham; husband of Ida de Jersey Gosling (formerly Ball), of 6, St. Thomas St., Lymington, Hants.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: K. 3937.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: BALLANTYNE
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Driver
Regiment/Service: Royal Army Service Corps
Date of Death: 30/08/1920
Service No: T4/061372
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: A. 282.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: BEATTIE, WILLIAM
Initials: W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: King's Own Scottish Borderers
Unit Text: 7th Bn.
Age: 30
Date of Death: 04/09/1941
Service No: 3196621
Additional information: Son of William and Susan McCormack Beattie, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. K. 1906 Div. Grave 4373.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: BEGG
Initials: W J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Ayrshire Yeomanry
Unit Text: 2nd/1st
Secondary Regiment: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Secondary Unit Text: attd. 1st/5th Bn.
Date of Death: 17/02/1919
Service No: 200269
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: J. 1764.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: BISSETT
Initials: R
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Unit Text: 5th Bn.
Age: 36
Date of Death: 10/02/1915
Service No: 7969
Additional information: Husband of Mary McGhee Bissett, of 7, Main St., Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: F. 1989B.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: BLUE, DAVID
Initials: D
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Sapper
Regiment/Service: Royal Engineers
Unit Text: 90th Field Coy., London Div.
Secondary Unit Text: formerly 410th (Lowland) Field Coy.
Age: 22
Date of Death: 25/01/1920
Service No: 414680
Additional information: Son of David Millar Blue, of Elsrickle, Biggar, Lanarkshire, and the late Mary Carmichael Blue. Born at Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: U. 2245.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: BOYLE
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Army Service Corps
Unit Text: 706th M.T. Coy.
Date of Death: 20/02/1919
Service No: DM2/170214
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: E. 1572C.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: BRIGGS, JOHN
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Regimental Quartermaster Serjeant
Regiment/Service: Ayrshire Yeomanry
Unit Text: 2nd/1st
Age: 56
Date of Death: 17/11/1917
Service No: 200002
Additional information: Son of William and Jane Brown Briggs; husband of Margaret Briggs, of 18, Hunters Avenue, Ayr. Served in the South African Campaign. Born at Cork.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: O. 2724.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: BROOKS, ROBERT ELESMERE
Initials: R E
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry (Quebec Regiment)
Unit Text: Regimental Depot
Secondary Regiment: Royal Air Force
Secondary Unit Text: and
Age: 29
Date of Death: 08/04/1918
Additional information: Son of Margaret Brooks, of Clones, Ireland, and the late Harry Quintus Brooks.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 3938.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: BROWN
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lance Corporal
Regiment/Service: Seaforth Highlanders
Unit Text: Depot
Date of Death: 01/04/1915
Service No: 317676
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: J. 1595.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: BUCHANAN, JOHN GEORGE
Initials: J G
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Sergeant (Air Gnr.)
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Unit Text: 51 Sqdn.
Age: 21
Date of Death: 13/11/1943
Service No: 1567888
Additional information: Son of Joseph Miller Buchanan and Edith Margaret Buchanan, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. T. 1931 Div. Grave 3252.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: BUTCHER, DAVID COWAN
Initials: D C
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Corporal
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Age: 30
Date of Death: 14/11/1944
Service No: 986513
Additional information: Son of Henry Bernard and Devinia Cowan Butcher; husband of Marian Morrison Butcher, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. R. 1931 Div. Grave 2662.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: CAMPBELL, ANNIE DICK
Initials: A D
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Wren
Regiment/Service: Women's Royal Naval Service
Unit Text: H.M.S. Paragon
Age: 19
Date of Death: 11/01/1944
Service No: 72775
Additional information: Daughter of James and Mary Campbell, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. K. 1906 Div. Grave 4013.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: CARTER, GEORGE VICTOR FREDERICK
Initials: G V F
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private 1st Class
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force
Age: 28
Date of Death: 29/10/1918
Service No: 230863
Additional information: Son of Joseph Carter; husband of Agnes Mitchell Carter, of 4, Gordon Terrace, Ayr. Born in London.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: O. 2871.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: CHRISTIE
Initials: A
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)
Unit Text: 3rd Bn.
Secondary Regiment: Labour Corps
Secondary Unit Text: transf. to (248692) 404th Agricultural Coy.
Date of Death: 22/10/1918
Service No: 22805
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: E. 157IA.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: CLARK, ANDREW THOMSON
Initials: A T
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Highland Light Infantry
Unit Text: 3rd/9th (Glasgow Hdrs.) Bn.
Age: 19
Date of Death: 22/09/1915
Service No: 4286
Additional information: Son of John and Jessie Muir Clark.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: J. 1492.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: CLARK, JOHN
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Signalman
Regiment/Service: Royal Corps of Signals
Age: 20
Date of Death: 11/09/1939
Service No: 2582179
Additional information: Son of Quintin and Helen Clark, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. L. 1931 Div. Grave 179.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: COATES, RICHARD
Initials: R
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Radio Officer
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Ferry Command
Date of Death: 14/08/1941
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. R. 1931 Div. Coll. grave 2750-2763.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: COATS
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lieutenant Colonel
Regiment/Service: Royal Army Medical Corps
Date of Death: 11/05/1919
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: E. 451.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: CONSTANTINE, PETER
Initials: P J
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Newfoundland Regiment
Unit Text: 1st Bn.
Age: 24
Date of Death: 08/04/1920
Service No: 563
Additional information: Son of Peter and Hannah Constantine, of 20, McFarlane St., St. John's, Newfoundland.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Newfoundland G. I. 2.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: COOK, JAMES GRAHAM
Initials: J G
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Commissioned Boatswain (Bosun)
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy
Unit Text: H.M.S. Scotia.
Age: 62
Date of Death: 30/11/1945
Additional information: Son of Joseph and Jessie Cook; husband of Kathleen Cox Cook, of Mutley, Plymouth.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. O. 1931 Div. Grave 1405.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: COSH, STEPHEN
Initials: S
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Unit Text: 10th (H.D.) Bn.
Date of Death: 21/11/1939
Service No: 78842
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. S. 1931 Div. Grave 2932.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: CRAIG, JAMES WILSON
Initials: J W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Pilot Officer
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Unit Text: 158 Sqdn.
Age: 21
Date of Death: 16/07/1942
Service No: 118685
Additional information: Son of James Craig and of Muriel Craig (nee Wilson), of Ayr; husband of Nancy Inglis Craig (nee Hill), of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Wall Sec. 1906 Div. Grave 130.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: CULBERT, JOSEPH
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Radio Officer
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Ferry Command
Date of Death: 14/08/1941
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. R. 1931 Div. Coll. grave 2750-2763.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: CUTHBERTSON, ROBERT MORGAN
Initials: R M
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Signalman
Regiment/Service: Royal Corps of Signals
Age: 23
Date of Death: 14/10/1939
Service No: 2582054
Additional information: Son of James and Rosanna Cuthbertson, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. S. 1931 Div. Grave 2928.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire

Name: DANCER, ELTON ARTHUR
Initials: E A
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Sergeant (Pilot)
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force
Age: 25
Date of Death: 03/10/1940
Service No: 566178
Additional information: Son of Arthur Herbert and Mary Jane Dancer; husband of Elizabeth Kelly Dancer, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. R. 1931 Div. Grave 2404.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: DAWBARN, BRIAN PROCTOR
Initials: B P
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Sergeant (Pilot)
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Unit Text: 410 (R.C.A.F.) Sqdn
Age: 18
Date of Death: 08/07/1941
Service No: 1254571
Additional information: Son of Ernest Proctor Dawbarn and Elizabeth Anne Dawbarn, of Moor Park, Northwood, Middlesex.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. M. 1931 Div. Grave 620.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: DEMPSTER, WILLIAM
Initials: W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots
Unit Text: 3rd Bn.
Age: 20
Date of Death: 10/03/1919
Service No: 49913
Additional information: Son of Robert and Jeanie Dempster, of Symington, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: J. 3539.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: DICKIE
Initials: E K
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lance Corporal
Regiment/Service: Royal Army Service Corps
Age: 19
Date of Death: 17/11/1947
Service No: S/14117045
Additional information: Son of Thomas Thomson Dickie and Agnes May Dickie, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. P. 1931 Div. Grave 1946.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: DICKIE, JOHN
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Corporal
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Unit Text: 10th (H.D.) Bn.
Date of Death: 14/12/1940
Service No: D/25476
Additional information: Son of William and Jean McMillan Dickie; husband of Annie Kidd Dickie, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. Q. 1931 Div. Grave 2292.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: DIXON, ELTON LASCELLES
Initials: E L
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Flying Officer (Pilot)
Regiment/Service: Royal Canadian Air Force
Unit Text: 439 Sqdn.
Age: 22
Date of Death: 20/02/1944
Service No: J/20973
Additional information: Son of Leonard Alexander and Margaret Helmer Dixon, of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. R. 1931 Div. Grave 2719.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: DOODY, JAMES
Initials: J D
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Newfoundland Regiment
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Age: 25
Date of Death: 04/02/1918
Service No: 2651
Additional information: Son of David and Mary Joseph Doody, of Carbonear, Newfoundland.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Newfoundland G. 1. 1.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: DUNCAN, ROBERT ARNOLD
Initials: R A
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Radio Officer
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Ferry Command
Age: 30
Date of Death: 14/08/1941
Additional information: Son of Thomas and Mattie Duncan, of Port Arthur, Ontario, Canada; husband of Sigrid Duncan, of Port Arthur.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. R. 1931 Div. Coll. grave 2750-2763.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: DUNLOP, JOHN
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Gunner
Regiment/Service: Royal Artillery
Unit Text: 151 (The Ayrshire Yeomanry) Field Regt.
Age: 20
Date of Death: 27/02/1941
Service No: 324757
Additional information: Son of John and Jeanie Dunlop, of Ayr; husband of Margaret Dunlop.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. D. 1906 Div. Grave 1221.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: DUNLOP, WILLIAM
Initials: W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Serjeant
Regiment/Service: Royal Engineers
Unit Text: 697 Gen. Constr. Coy.
Age: 39
Date of Death: 17/07/1940
Service No: 3123306
Additional information: Son of Thomas and Mary Dunlop, of Ayr; husband of Mary Alexander Dunlop, of Ayr. His son John also died on service.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. M. 1931 Div. Grave 4911.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: EDGAR, THOMAS MCTAGGART
Initials: T M
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Machine Gun Corps (Infantry)
Age: 19
Date of Death: 18/11/1918
Service No: 133376
Additional information: Youngest son of William and Annie Edgar.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: O. 2683.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: EDWARDS, THOMAS
Initials: T
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Chief Engine Room Artificer
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy
Unit Text: H.M.S. Caledonia.
Age: 54
Date of Death: 20/06/1945
Service No: C/MX 54434
Additional information: Son of John Thomas Edwards and Sarah Jane Edwards; husband of Mary Edwards, of Oban, Argyllshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. K. 1906 Div. Grave 3999.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: ELLIOTT, FREDERICK ARTHUR
Initials: F A
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: York and Lancaster Regiment
Unit Text: 16th Bn.
Age: 22
Date of Death: 04/01/1917
Service No: 26248
Additional information: Son of Robert and Mary Ann Elliott, of 8, Price St., Newport, Mon.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: F. 2054A.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: EVANS, CLIFFORD REES
Initials: C R
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Petty Officer
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy
Unit Text: H.M.S. Pembroke.
Age: 49
Date of Death: 08/12/1946
Service No: C/J 20102
Additional information: Son of Daniel James Evans and Alice Elizabeth Evans; husband of Plessey Evans.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. U. 1931 Div. Grave 3908.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: FARRELL, ALEXANDER
Initials: A
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Machine Gun Corps (Infantry)
Date of Death: 01/10/1919
Service No: 174138
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: D. 1504.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: FITZPATRICK, ALPHONSUS
Initials: A
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Newfoundland Regiment
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Age: 18
Date of Death: 29/01/1916
Service No: 1904
Additional information: Born at Conche, French Shore, Newfoundland.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Newfoundland G. 2. 1.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: FLYNN, JAMES
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Age: 33
Date of Death: 09/05/1916
Service No: 8009
Additional information: Son of the late Edward and Mary Flynn; husband of Annie Flynn (nee Graham) of 98, Green St., Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: M. 2259.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: FLYNN
Initials: P
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Unit Text: 5th Bn.
Age: 47
Date of Death: 09/03/1915
Service No: 8495
Additional information: Husband of Elizabeth McMillan Flynn, of 8, Garden St., Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: D. 1286.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: FRENCH
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Unit Text: Depot
Date of Death: 24/09/1916
Service No: 20705
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: F. 19885.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: FULTON, WILLIAM
Initials: W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Army Catering Corps
Age: 42
Date of Death: 28/07/1944
Service No: 737147
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. N. 1931 Div. Grave 1021.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire

Name: GEMMELL
Initials: T
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)
Unit Text: "B" Coy. 9th Bn.
Age: 22
Date of Death: 16/10/1915
Service No: S/4564
Additional information: Son of Charles and Jane Gemmell, of 50, Princes St., Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: F. 2104.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: GEMMELL, ROBERT BROWN MACK
Initials: R B M
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Sergeant (Pilot)
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Unit Text: 455 (R.A.A.F.) Sqdn
Date of Death: 16/07/1943
Service No: 1343179
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. T. 1931 Div. Grave 3262.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: GETGOOD, GEORGE
Initials: G
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Greaser
Regiment/Service: Mercantile Marine
Unit Text: S.S. "Volute."
Age: 53
Date of Death: 24/02/1919
Service No: 102789
Additional information: Husband of Mary Jane Boyce Getgood, of 22, Crown St., Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: G. 2713A.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: GILLMOR, STUART JOHN
Initials: S J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Age: 21
Date of Death: 01/08/1941
Service No: 172197
Additional information: Son of Hubert Gillmor, M.R.C.V.S., and Helen Campbell Gillmor, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Wall Sec. 1884 Div. Grave 59.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: GLASS, JOHN ALOYSIUS SWEENEY
Initials: J A S
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Pioneer Corps
Age: 43
Date of Death: 28/02/1946
Service No: 3131269
Additional information: Son of Robert and Katherine Crosbie Glass, of Ayr; husband of Helen Glass, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. P. 1931 Div. Grave 1751-1752.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: GODDARD, WESLEY FRANCIS J.
Initials: W F J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Radio Officer
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Ferry Command
Date of Death: 14/08/1941
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. R. 1931 Div. Coll. grave 2750-2763.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: GOODWIN, JAMES
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Fusilier
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Age: 27
Date of Death: 06/02/1940
Service No: 3132693
Additional information: Son of James and Elizabeth Goodwin, of Glasgow.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. M. 1884. Div Grave 2215.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: GORRIE, ALEXANDER HENDERSON
Initials: A H
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Flight Sergeant
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Unit Text: 149 Sqdn.
Age: 22
Date of Death: 28/03/1946
Service No: 1520954
Additional information: Son of Archibald Henderson Gorrie and of Katherine McWhirter Gorrie (nee Henderson), of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. D. 1906 Div. Grave 1176-1177.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: GREENWOOD, JOHN JOHNSON
Initials: J J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Aircraftman 1st Class
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Unit Text: 239 Sqdn.
Age: 35
Date of Death: 26/03/1944
Service No: 1550138
Additional information: Son of William and Anne J. Greenwood, of Ayr; husband of Mary Greenwood, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. Q. 1931 Div. Grave 2032.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: GRIFFIN, JOHN
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Sergeant
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force
Unit Text: 40 Sqdn.
Date of Death: 18/04/1941
Service No: 611935
Additional information: Husband of Margaret Griffin, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. S. 1931 Div. Grave 2865.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: HAGGERTY
Initials: W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Driver
Regiment/Service: Royal Engineers
Unit Text: 219th Field Coy.
Date of Death: 21/06/1915
Service No: 93396
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: F. 199OA.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: HALBERT, ANDREW
Initials: A
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Date of Death: 21/06/1919
Service No: 19130
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Plot B700
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: HALDANE
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Unit Text: 3rd Bn.
Date of Death: 14/10/1918
Service No: 27024
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: T. 2492.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: HAMSHARE, GEORGE
Initials: G
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Petty Officer Regulating
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy
Unit Text: H.M.S. Scotia.
Age: 59
Date of Death: 02/08/1944
Service No: C/220268
Additional information: Son of George and Elizabeth Hamshare, of Wandsworth, London; husband of Ada Eliza Hamshare, of New Malden, Surrey.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. O. 1931 Div. Grave 1404.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: HANNAH, NORMAN MARSHALL
Initials: N M
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Sergeant (W. Op. [Air])
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Unit Text: 9 Sqdn.
Age: 22
Date of Death: between 06/06/1944 and 07/06/1944
Service No: 1347355
Additional information: Son of Charles and Mary Wright Hannah, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. T. 1931 Div. Grave 3344.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: HANNANT, DONALD NORMAN
Initials: D N
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Radio Officer
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Ferry Command
Age: 23
Date of Death: 14/08/1941
Additional information: Son of George H. Hannant and Louisa Hannant, of Victoria, British Columbia Canada.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. R. 1931 Div. Coll. grave 2750-2763.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire




Name: HARE, HARVEY
Initials: H
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Newfoundland Regiment
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Age: 17
Date of Death: 25/05/1916
Service No: 988
Additional information: Son of William and Susan Hare, of Burgeo, Newfoundland.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Newfoundland G. 2. 4.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: HARRISON, FREDERICK THOMAS
Initials: F T
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Flight Sergeant (Obs.)
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Unit Text: 254 Sqdn.
Age: 28
Date of Death: 26/09/1942
Service No: 1308341
Additional information: Son of Thomas William and Alice Emily Harrison, of Romford, Essex; husband of Leonie Logan Harrison.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. M. 1931 Div. Grave 624.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: HART
Initials: A
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Seaforth Highlanders
Unit Text: 2nd/6th Bn.
Age: 39
Date of Death: 26/06/1918
Service No: 4484
Additional information: Husband of Jessie Walker Hart, of 1, Alderstone Avenue, Prestwick Rd., Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: A. 372.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: HART, TERENCE WILLIAM
Initials: T W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Army Service Corps
Age: 30
Date of Death: 14/11/1942
Service No: T/166906
Additional information: Son of Alfred Charles and Minnie Hart; husband of Ida Evelyn Hart, of Notting Hill, London.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. M. 1931 Div. Grave 626.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: HASTINGS, HUGH FINDLAY
Initials: H F
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Unit Text: 1st/5th Bn.
Age: 25
Date of Death: 12/09/1915
Service No: 7640
Additional information: Son of Thomas and Mary Hastings. Born at Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: A. 392.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: HEARTON, DAVID HOUSTON
Initials: D H
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Sergeant (Air Gnr.)
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Age: 19
Date of Death: 24/02/1944
Service No: 1571747
Additional information: Son of Robert and Esther Hearton, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. T. 1931 Div. Grave 3183.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: HEPBURN, ALEXANDER LAIRD
Initials: A L
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Aircraftman 2nd Class
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Unit Text: 48 Sqdn.
Age: 40
Date of Death: 18/03/1942
Service No: 1499715
Additional information: Son of Alexander and Margaret Ann Hepburn; husband of Grace McWhirter Hepburn.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. M. 1931 Div. Grave 564.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: HICKS, COLIN TREVOR
Initials: C T
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Flying Officer (Pilot)
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Unit Text: 186 Sqdn.
Age: 22
Date of Death: 13/09/1943
Service No: 120121
Additional information: Son of Robert Trevor Hicks and Margaret Hicks, of Hampstead, London.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. R. 1931 Div. Grave 2717A.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: HINE, WALTER
Initials: W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Royal Engineers
Age: 55
Date of Death: 11/12/1942
Service No: 122741
Awards: O B E, 3 times Mentioned in Despatches
Additional information: Order of the White Eagle (Serbia). Husband of Florence Emily Hine, of Cowes, Isle of Wight.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. O. 1931 Div. Grave 1403.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: HOGG, ADAM NIVEN
Initials: A N
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Master
Regiment/Service: Merchant Navy
Unit Text: S.S. City of Paris (Glasgow)
Age: 63
Date of Death: 05/06/1942
Additional information: Son of Mathew and Elizabeth Hogg, of Ayr; husband of Hilda Gertrude Hogg (nee Pierce), of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. Y. Old Div. Grave 448.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: HOOD, FRANK ANDERSON WALLACE
Initials: F A W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Sergeant (Pilot)
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Age: 23
Date of Death: 04/04/1943
Service No: 658674
Additional information: Son of John Anderson Hood and Ann Wallace Hood, of Ayr. Church Organist.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. S. 1931 Div. Grave 3090.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: HOPE, JOHN CHARLES WILLIAM
Initials: J C W
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Flying Officer (Pilot)
Regiment/Service: Royal Canadian Air Force
Unit Text: 438 Sqdn.
Age: 19
Date of Death: 14/01/1944
Service No: J/27241
Additional information: Son of Maj. John Charles Hope and Dorothea Pitcairn Hope, of Montreal, Province of Quebec, Canada.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. R. 1931 Div. Grave 2719.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: HUGHES, WILLIAM SAUNDERS
Initials: W S
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Gunner
Regiment/Service: Royal Artillery
Unit Text: 362 Bty.
Date of Death: 25/11/1947
Service No: 768527
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. P. 1931 Div. Grave 1944.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: HULAN, HOWARD
Initials: H
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Newfoundland Regiment
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Age: 18
Date of Death: 02/05/1916
Service No: 1568
Additional information: Son of Richard and Jane Hulan, of Robinson's, Newfoundland.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Newfoundland. G. 3. 4.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: HUTCHINSON, JOHN THOMAS
Initials: J T
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Sapper
Regiment/Service: Royal Canadian Engineers
Date of Death: 07/09/1941
Service No: B/5848
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. Q. 1931 Div. Grave 2147.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: INGLIS, JOHN
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders
Unit Text: 2nd/6th Bn.
Secondary Regiment: Labour Corps
Secondary Unit Text: transf. to (501408) 460th Agricultural Coy.
Date of Death: 01/03/1918
Service No: 6710
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: E. 1572A.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire


Name: KEAN, JAMES THOMAS MCCORMICK
Initials: J T M
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Pilot Officer (Air Bomber)
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Unit Text: 192 Sqdn.
Age: 22
Date of Death: 28/11/1943
Service No: 162520
Additional information: Son of Maj. A. C. Kean and Mrs. J. L. Kean, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. T. 1931 Div. Grave 3220.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: KENNEDY, WILLIAM
Initials: W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Pioneer Corps
Age: 38
Date of Death: 14/09/1945
Service No: 14850546
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. U. 1931 Div. Grave 3800.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: KILGOUR, ROBERT
Initials: R
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lance Corporal
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Date of Death: 31/05/1940
Service No: 3128613
Additional information: Husband of J. Kilgour, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. Q. 1931 Div. Grave 2346.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: KIRKLAND, DAVID
Initials: D
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Sergeant (Pilot)
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Unit Text: 68 Sqdn.
Age: 22
Date of Death: 23/03/1941
Service No: 745364
Additional information: Son of Alexander Gray Kirkland and Lella Dalglish Kirkland, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Wall Sec. 1931 Div. Grave 19.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: KUCERA, JAROSLAV
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Sergeant
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Unit Text: 312 (Czech) Sqdn.
Date of Death: 19/12/1941
Service No: 787665
Additional information: Of Czechoslovakia.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. M. 1884 Div. Grave 2217.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: LAMBERT, JOHN
Initials: J
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Newfoundland Regiment
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Age: 23
Date of Death: 07/04/1916
Service No: 1744
Additional information: Son of Samuel and Rebecca Lambert, of Southport, Randon, Trinity Bay, Newfoundland.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Newfoundland. G. 3. 3.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: LECKIE, WILLIAM
Initials: W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Stoker 2nd Class
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Dominion."
Age: 29
Date of Death: 21/12/1917
Service No: K/42450
Additional information: Son of Robert and Helen Leckie; husband of Sarah Miller Hamilton Leckie, of 97, High St., Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: F. 2036.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: LEES, ARCHIBALD MACPHERSON
Initials: A M
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Pilot Officer (Pilot)
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Age: 22
Date of Death: 22/04/1944
Service No: 174542
Additional information: Son of James Cunningham Lees and Eleanor Mary Lees, of Port William, Wigtownshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Wall Sec. 1884 Div. Grave 58.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: LELLAND, DAVID
Initials: D
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Gunner
Regiment/Service: Royal Artillery
Unit Text: 152 (The Ayrshire Yeomanry) Field Regt.
Age: 20
Date of Death: 03/06/1940
Service No: 324746
Additional information: Son of Robert N. F. Lelland and Isabella Watson Lelland, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. H. 1906 Div. Grave 2794.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: LLOYD, HORATIO COURTENAY
Initials: H C
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Warrant Officer Class II (S.Q.M.S.)
Regiment/Service: Royal Army Service Corps
Age: 45
Date of Death: 22/01/1942
Service No: S/146966
Additional information: Son of Kenneth and Maud Mary Lloyd, of Forest Hill, London.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. H. 1931 Div. Grave 621.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: LOFTUS
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Date of Death: 03/06/1917
Service No: 7058
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: F. 2049.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: LOGAN, WILLIAM ALEXANDER ROSS
Initials: W A R
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Machine Gun Corps (Infantry)
Age: 28
Date of Death: 19/02/1919
Additional information: Son of William and Mary Logan; husband of Edith Helen Logan, of II, Hollins Rd., Harrogate. Born at Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Wall. 92.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: LYNN, JOHN J.
Initials: J J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Corporal
Regiment/Service: Royal Army Service Corps
Age: 39
Date of Death: 08/12/1945
Service No: 329574
Additional information: Son of William and Annie Lynn; husband of Norah Lynn, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Wall Sec. 1884 Div. Grave 99.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire


Name: MACDONALD, JOHN JOSEPH
Initials: J J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Radio Officer
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Ferry Command
Date of Death: 14/08/1941
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. R. 1931 Div. Coll. grave 2750-2763.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: MACINTOSH, JAMES
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Gunner
Regiment/Service: Royal Horse Artillery
Unit Text: 104 (The Essex Yeomanry) Regt.
Age: 34
Date of Death: 21/04/1944
Service No: 323170
Additional information: Son of James Cochrane Macintosh and Margaret Fulton Macintosh, of Ayr; husband of Ann Smith Miller Dodds Macintosh, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. N. 1931 Div. Grave 1012.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: MacLEAN, HECTOR JOHN
Initials: H J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Sergeant (W.Op./Air Gnr.)
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Unit Text: 77 Sqdn.
Age: 20
Date of Death: 06/08/1941
Service No: 1002066
Additional information: Son of William Alexander Melville MacLean, and of Isabel Tavendale MacLean, of Pollokshaws, Glasgow.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. K. 1906 Div. Grave 91.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: MACPHERSON, NORMAN
Initials: N
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Warrant Officer Class II (Pilot)
Regiment/Service: Royal Canadian Air Force
Unit Text: 410 Sqdn.
Age: 22
Date of Death: 01/09/1942
Service No: R/71487
Additional information: Son of Evan and Hannah Mary Macpherson; husband of Isabella Elizabeth Melvin Nelson Macpherson.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. M. 1931 Div. Grave 623.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: MacSPORRAN, JOHN
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Trooper
Regiment/Service: Royal Armoured Corps
Age: 38
Date of Death: 21/05/1943
Service No: 7937736
Additional information: Son of Maurice and Isabella Galbraith MacSporran; husband of Isabella Robertson Neil MacSporran, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. Q. 1931 Div. Grave 2036-2037.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: MacTAVISH, ROSWELL MURRAY
Initials: R M
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Flying Officer (Pilot)
Regiment/Service: Royal Canadian Air Force
Unit Text: 439 Sqdn.
Age: 24
Date of Death: 18/03/1944
Service No: J/22385
Additional information: Son of Wilfrid Lawrence MacTavish and Edith Jane MacTavish, of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. R. 1931. Div. Grave 2721.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: MAILER, MAXTONE ERIC GIBSON
Initials: M E G
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Pilot Officer (Pilot)
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force
Unit Text: 92 Sqdn.
Age: 24
Date of Death: 12/12/1939
Service No: 42246
Additional information: Son of Maxtone Lockhart Mailer and Helen May Mailer, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Wall Sec. 1931 Div. Grave 4.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: MAIN, GEORGE
Initials: G
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Aircraftman 2nd Class
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force
Unit Text: 102 Sqdn.
Date of Death: 25/05/1940
Service No: 632772
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. K. 1906 Div. Grave 3901.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: MARTIN
Initials: G
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lance Serjeant
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Age: 43
Date of Death: 17/11/1918
Service No: 7886
Additional information: Husband of Elizabeth Martin, of 118, George St., Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: D. 1222.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: MARTIN, ARTHUR
Initials: A
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Unit Text: 11th Bn.
Age: 24
Date of Death: 03/12/1945
Service No: 3130654
Additional information: Son of John and Mary Jane Martin, of Whitletts, Ayr; husband of Elizabeth Simpson Martin, of Whitletts.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. P. 1931 Div. Grave 1728.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: MASON, WILLIAM
Initials: W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Sergeant (Pilot)
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Age: 26
Date of Death: 07/05/1943
Service No: 1336934
Additional information: Son of Hugh and Agnes Mason, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. R. 1931 Div. Grave 2665.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: MAUNDERS, OWEN PERCY
Initials: O P
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Driver
Regiment/Service: Royal Army Service Corps
Age: 29
Date of Death: 24/11/1942
Service No: T/187195
Additional information: Son of Walter and Cissie Maunders; husband of Dorothy Margaret Maunders, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. S. 1931 Div. Grave 3110.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: McALLISTER, JOHN
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Pioneer Corps
Age: 32
Date of Death: 19/06/1941
Service No: 2184817
Additional information: Husband of Margaret McAllister, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. Q. 1931 Div. Grave 2253.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: McARTHUR
Initials: D
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders
Unit Text: Depot
Date of Death: 15/03/1919
Service No: 4/9215
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: G. 2713B.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: McBRIDE, WILLIAM SLOAN
Initials: W S
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Gunner
Regiment/Service: Royal Artillery
Unit Text: 80 (The Scottish Horse) Medium Regt.
Age: 36
Date of Death: 04/02/1943
Service No: 1107095
Additional information: Son of Gilbert and Jean McBride; husband of Alice Good McBride, of Ayr. Church Organist.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. 6. 1931 Div. Grave 2005.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: McCHESNEY, ROBERT IAN
Initials: R I
Nationality: New Zealand
Rank: Flight Lieutenant (Air Gnr.)
Regiment/Service: Royal New Zealand Air Force
Unit Text: 488 Sqdn.
Age: 29
Date of Death: 06/12/1942
Service No: 40194
Additional information: Son of Hugh Henry Robert McChesney and of Ethel Maud McChesney (nee Brown), of St. Heliers, Auckland, New Zealand.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. R. 1931 Div. Grave 2714.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: McCRAE
Initials: T
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Unit Text: 1st/5th Bn.
Age: 37
Date of Death: 01/07/1917
Service No: 241502
Additional information: Husband of Margaret Dunlop Bissett (formerly McCrae), of Wilson Place, Mauchline.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: F. 2050.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: McCREADIE, ALEXANDER Y.
Initials: A Y
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Gunner
Regiment/Service: Royal Artillery
Date of Death: 23/03/1944
Service No: 907079
Additional information: Son of Mary Martin, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. N. 1931 Div. Grave 1010.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: McDOWALL
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Highland Light Infantry
Unit Text: 1st Garrison Bn.
Age: 28
Date of Death: 02/04/1917
Service No: 35810
Additional information: Son of William and Mary McDowall; husband of Eliza Jane McCallister McGregor (formerly McDowall), of 14, Nuneaton St., Bridgeton, Glasgow. Born at Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: D. 1451.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: McKAY, GLENWOOD
Initials: G
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Radio Officer
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Ferry Command
Age: 23
Date of Death: 14/08/1941
Additional information: Son of Hector and Ethel McKay, of Toronto, Ontario, Canada; husband of Margaret Lois McKay.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. R. 1931 Div. Coll. grave 2763-2750.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: McKENDRICK
Initials: W S
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Driver
Regiment/Service: Royal Field Artillery
Date of Death: 27/02/1919
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: E. 1571.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: McKENZIE, MURDOCH
Initials: M
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Corporal
Regiment/Service: Pioneer Corps
Age: 41
Date of Death: 26/03/1941
Service No: 13017680
Additional information: Son of John and Jane McKenzie, of Ayr; husband of Margaret McKenzie, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. Q. 1931 Div. Grave 2263.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: McKILLOP, WILLIAM
Initials: W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Unit Text: 10th Works Bn.
Secondary Regiment: Labour Corps
Secondary Unit Text: transf. to (234571) 460th Agricultural Coy.
Age: 37
Date of Death: 07/03/1918
Service No: 26627
Additional information: Husband of Annie Hume McCormick (formerly McKillop), of Nitshill, Glasgow.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: E. 15725.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: McKINNON, ATHOL CHARLES
Initials: A C
Nationality: New Zealand
Rank: Flight Lieutenant (Pilot)
Regiment/Service: Royal New Zealand Air Force
Unit Text: 488 Sqdn.
Age: 24
Date of Death: 06/12/1942
Service No: 40772
Additional information: Son of Hugh Alexander and Elizabeth McKinnon, of Cambridge, Auckland, New Zealand; husband of Mavis McKinnon, of Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. R. 1931 Div. Grave 2713.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: McLAUCHLAN, MARGARET JESS
Initials: M J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Auxiliary Territorial Service
Age: 22
Date of Death: 07/10/1943
Service No: W/228421
Additional information: Daughter of William and Elizabeth Green McLauchlan.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. T. 1931 Div. Grave 3161.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: McNEILLY, WILLIAM
Initials: W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Fusilier
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Unit Text: 4/5th Bn.
Age: 23
Date of Death: 09/07/1941
Service No: 3130430
Additional information: Son of James and Mary Campbell McNeilly, of Ayr; husband of Agnes McNeilly, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. G. 1906 Div. Grave 2399.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: McPHERSON, WILLIAM
Initials: W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Leading Aircraftman
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Age: 31
Date of Death: 26/11/1942
Service No: 1007266
Additional information: Son of William and Elizabeth McPherson, of Ayr; husband of Davina McPherson, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. N. 1931 Div. Grave 1265.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: MILLAR, STEWART WRIGHT
Initials: S W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Cadet
Regiment/Service: Royal Flying Corps
Unit Text: Depot (Farnborough)
Date of Death: 24/05/1917
Service No: 75865
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: E. 548.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire




Name: MILLAR, ROBERT McCLYMONT
Initials: R M
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Seaman
Regiment/Service: Royal Naval Reserve
Unit Text: H.M.S. St. Columba
Age: 49
Date of Death: 24/05/1944
Service No: R/1404E
Additional information: Son of Henry James Miller and Annie McClymont Miller, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. N. 1931 Div. Grave 1015.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: MILLIGAN
Initials: T
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Date of Death: 17/09/1917
Service No: 15538
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: F. 2066.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: MITCHELL, KENNETH OSBORNE
Initials: K O
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Pilot Officer (Pilot)
Regiment/Service: Royal Canadian Air Force
Age: 22
Date of Death: 18/03/1944
Service No: J/19123
Additional information: Son of Theodore Osborne Mitchell and Ethel Lucy Mitchell, of Greenfield Park, Province of Quebec, Canada.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. R. 1931 Div. Grave 2720.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: MOFFAT, JAMES JOHN
Initials: J J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Captain (Pilot)
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Ferry Command
Age: 29
Date of Death: 14/08/1941
Additional information: Son of John H. Moffat and Blanche Moffat, of Toronto, Ontario, Canada; husband of Dorothy Moffat.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. R. 1931 Div. Coll. grave 2763-2750.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: MOORE
Initials: J A
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Drummer
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Unit Text: Depot
Age: 17
Date of Death: 23/06/1917
Service No: 10966
Additional information: Son of James Albert Moore (late Clr. Serjt. Royal Scots Fus.) and Mary Moore, of 177, Well Hall Rd., Eltham, London.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Y. 2125.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: MORRISON, ROBERT
Initials: R
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Age: 42
Date of Death: 01/10/1918
Service No: 9114
Additional information: Husband of Mrs. B. Morrison, of 19, Benwhat, Dalmellington, Ayrshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: D. 1217.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: MORRISON, JAMES MURRAY
Initials: J M
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Trooper
Regiment/Service: Royal Tank Regiment, R.A.C.
Unit Text: 46th (The Liverpool Welsh)
Age: 24
Date of Death: 07/03/1947
Service No: 3135525
Additional information: Son of James and Rosanna Morrison, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. K. 1906 Div. Grave 4008.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: MUIR, WILLIAM
Initials: W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lance Corporal
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Unit Text: 10th (H.D.) Bn.
Age: 50
Date of Death: 29/09/1939
Service No: D/4787
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. Q. 1931 Div. Grave 2085.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: MULHOLLAND
Initials: T
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Defence Corps
Date of Death: 15/09/1917
Service No: 52803
Additional information: Son of Mrs. Mulholland, of 19, King St., Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: M. 2224.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: MUNRO, WILLIAM CAMPBELL
Initials: W C
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Sergeant (Air Gnr.)
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Age: 26
Date of Death: 16/08/1940
Service No: 755916
Additional information: Son of James Munro, and of Sarah Ann Campbell Munro, of Cathcart, Glasgow.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. S. 1931 Div. Grave 2953.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: MURCHIE, JOHN HUNTER
Initials: J H
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Pilot Officer (Pilot)
Regiment/Service: Royal Canadian Air Force
Age: 22
Date of Death: 12/12/1941
Service No: J/7237
Additional information: Son of W. T. Murchie and Ruby J. Murchie, of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. Q. 1931 Div. Grave 2121.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: NEILL, ROBERT MURRAY
Initials: R M
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Flight Lieutenant (Bomb Aimer)
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Age: 27
Date of Death: 06/12/1945
Service No: 149323
Additional information: Son of Daniel and Susanna Neill; husband of Dorothy Muriel Neill, of St. Leonards-on-Sea, Sussex.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. F. 1884 Div. Grave 1955.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: NEVILLE, WILLIAM
Initials: W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Fusilier
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Unit Text: 1st Bn.
Age: 22
Date of Death: 19/03/1942
Service No: 3133466
Additional information: Son of Matthew and Elizabeth Neville, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. S. 1931 Div. Grave 2990.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: NEWELL, VICTOR PERRIN
Initials: V P
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Newfoundland Regiment
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Age: 19
Date of Death: 17/07/1917
Service No: 3598
Additional information: Son of Nathan and Priscilla Newell, of Dock Bareneed, Conception Bay, Newfoundland.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Newfoundland G. 2. 6.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: NICOL, WILLIAM
Initials: W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Sergeant (Pilot)
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Unit Text: 49 Sqdn.
Age: 26
Date of Death: 29/09/1940
Service No: 742765
Additional information: Son of William and Frances Nicol, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. S. 1931 Div. Grave 2955.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: NICOL, WILLIAM JAMES MITCHELL
Initials: W J M
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Army Service Corps
Age: 27
Date of Death: 01/01/1941
Service No: S/186055
Additional information: Son of John and Margaret McKervail Mitchell Nicol; husband of Mary Stewart Cowan Nicol, of Newbon-on-Ayr. M.A. (Glasgow).
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. R. 1931 Div. Grave 2414.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: OAKLEY, ARTHUR JOSEPH
Initials: A J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)
Unit Text: 9th Bn.
Secondary Regiment: Labour Corps
Secondary Unit Text: transf. to (634982)
Date of Death: 25/09/1919
Service No: 44182
Additional information: Husband of Elizabeth Oakley of 87 Bellesleyhill Avenue, Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: B(1906). 751.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: O'BRIEN, JAMES
Initials: J
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Newfoundland Regiment
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Age: 22
Date of Death: 02/10/1915
Service No: 1160
Additional information: Son of James and Mary O'Brien, of 27, Adelaide St., St. John'S, Newfoundland.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Newfoundland G. 3. 1.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: O'HARA
Initials: T
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Date of Death: 29/11/1916
Service No: 7200
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: D. 1418.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: OVENSTONE
Initials: W H A
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Army Service Corps
Unit Text: M.T. Depot (Rouen)
Date of Death: 12/11/1917
Service No: M2/047722
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: D. 1186.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: OWENS, JAMES
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Fusilier
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Unit Text: 4/5th Bn.
Age: 26
Date of Death: 04/06/1943
Service No: 3132764
Additional information: Son of George and Ellen Owens, of Ayr.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. Q. 1931 Div. Grave 2033.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire


Name: PATERSON
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Army Medical Corps
Age: 38
Date of Death: 05/07/1919
Service No: 131437
Additional information: Born at Mauchline.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: D. 1475.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: PAUL, STEPHEN
Initials: S J
Nationality: Canadian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Newfoundland Regiment
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Date of Death: 20/03/1917
Service No: 2331
Additional information: Son of Benjamin and Mary Paul of Wigwam Point, Norris's Arm, Newfoundland.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Newfoundland G. 2. 3.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: PEACOCKE, RALEIGH JOHN BRANDON
Initials: R J B
Nationality: New Zealand
Rank: Flying Officer (Pilot)
Regiment/Service: Royal New Zealand Air Force
Unit Text: 488 Sqdn.
Age: 26
Date of Death: 06/12/1942
Service No: 403049
Additional information: Son of Raleigh Tottenham Francis Egerton Peacocke and of Ethel May Peacocke (nee Morrison), of Epsom, Auckland, New Zealand.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Sec. R. 1931 Div. Grave 2715.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire



Name: PHILLIP
Initials: J
Nationality: Ca
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 30, 2008 7:47 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Whitletts Air Crash Memorial, 1941


The granite memorial lies close by to several CWGC graves of Airmen in Section R, 1931 Division of cemetery.

INSCRIPTION READS:
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TOKEN OF RESPECT
TO 22 VICTIMS OF AIR CRASH
AT WHITLETTS 14TH AUG. 1941
SUBSCRIBED FOR BY INHABITANTS OF WHITLETTS
"FOR FREEDOM"
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