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Peebles - CROSS KIRK (HAYSTONE) PRIVATE BURIAL GROUND

 
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Murray



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PostPosted: Mon May 12, 2008 12:12 pm    Post subject: Peebles - CROSS KIRK (HAYSTONE) PRIVATE BURIAL GROUND Reply with quote

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
Age: 22
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

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Adam Brown



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PostPosted: Mon May 12, 2008 9:09 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Murray

Can you post the panels on the monument so we can see the military inscriptions?

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Adam
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