Joined: 21 Jan 2008
|Posted: Mon May 12, 2008 12:12 pm Post subject: Peebles - CROSS KIRK (HAYSTONE) PRIVATE BURIAL GROUND
|I found this grave in a quiet part of Peebles. It is in a Private Burial Ground.
There is a monument that has plates on 4 sides. There are a lot of military people but only 2nd Lt Martin John Hay died on active service.
Name: HAY, MARTIN JOHN
Initials: M J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Life Guards
Date of Death: 09/10/1941
Service No: 140502
Additional information: Son of Lt.-Col. Bache Hay and Mrs. Bache Hay, of Crookston, Peebles.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Cemetery: CROSS KIRK (HAYSTONE) PRIVATE BURIAL GROUND