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PostPosted: Fri Oct 12, 2007 3:15 pm    Post subject: New Monkland Churchyard Reply with quote

Location: Junction of Coatbridge Road, Condorrat Road and Raebog Road, Glenmavis, Near Airdrie.
Map Reference: NS 752 677

No of CWGC Burials: 3

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PostPosted: Fri Oct 12, 2007 3:18 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: COCHRANE, ANGUS MCARTHUR
Initials: A M
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Highland Light Infantry
Unit Text: 15th Bn.
Age: 24
Date of Death: 06/10/1918
Service No: 17003
Additional information: Son of Margaret Cochrane, of 48, Deedes St., Airdrie, and the late John Cochrane.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 33.
Cemetery: NEW MONKLAND PARISH CHURCHYARD



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PostPosted: Fri Oct 12, 2007 3:19 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: PATERSON, WILLIAM
Initials: W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Aircraftman 2nd Class
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Date of Death: 03/05/1942
Service No: 1490945
Additional information: Son of James and Jeanie Paterson, of Baillieston.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Row 12. Grave 341.
Cemetery: NEW MONKLAND PARISH CHURCHYARD



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PostPosted: Fri Oct 12, 2007 3:20 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: WADDELL, ANDREW AITCHISON
Initials: A A
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Highland Light Infantry
Unit Text: 15th Bn.
Age: 30
Date of Death: 19/02/1919
Service No: 22575
Additional information: Son of Andrew A. and Jessie Angus Stark Waddell, of 41, Albert Drive, Crosshill, Glasgow.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 318.
Cemetery: NEW MONKLAND PARISH CHURCHYARD



Pte. A. A. Waddell is listed on Saint Andrews' in the Square Church, Calton, Glasgow.

See: http://warmemscot.s4.bizhat.com/viewtopic.php?t=3673&postdays=0&postorder=asc&start=30&mforum=warmemscot


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PostPosted: Fri Oct 12, 2007 3:21 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: ALLAN, SAMUEL SPIERS
Initials: S S
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Army Medical Corps
Unit Text: Lowland Mounted Bde. Field Amb. attd 229th Field Amb
Age: 24
Date of Death: 21/09/1917
Service No: 315093
Additional information: Son of William and Sarah Allan, of Coatbridge.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: D. 96.
Cemetery: DEIR EL BELAH WAR CEMETERY





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PostPosted: Fri Oct 12, 2007 3:24 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: BAILLIE, WILLIAM ANDERSON
Initials: W A
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Sub-Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve
Unit Text: H.M.S. Lanka.
Age: 20
Date of Death: 03/09/1944
Additional information: Son of William Anderson Baillie and Dora Baillie, of Leigh-on-Sea, Essex.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 2. G. 1.
Cemetery: DELHI WAR CEMETERY



The inscription also refers to Lieutenant Colonel JOHN GEORGE AUGUSTUS BAILLIE, born 14th January 1866 died 17th February 1939



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PostPosted: Fri Oct 12, 2007 3:26 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: FRASER, ROBERT
Initials: R
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Corporal
Regiment/Service: Gordon Highlanders
Unit Text: 8th/10th Bn.
Date of Death: 01/11/1916
Age: 18
Service No: S/5528
Additional Information: Son of Robert and Marion Fraser (nee Gray)
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Pier and Face 15 B and 15 C.
Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL



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PostPosted: Fri Oct 12, 2007 3:26 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: GRAY, JAMES
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots
Unit Text: 1st/9th Bn.
Age: 36
Date of Death: 01/08/1918
Service No: 352583
Additional information: Son of James and Violet I. Gray, of Parkfoot, Riggend, Airdrie, Lanarkshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: III. C. 8.
Cemetery: RAPERIE BRITISH CEMETERY, VILLEMONTOIRE



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Name: LAFFERTY, ALEXANDER G. (or C.)
Initials: A. G. (or C.)
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Northumberland Fusiliers
Unit Text: 5th Bn.
Age: 28
Date of Death: 14/04/1918
Service No: 46848
Additional information: Son of James and Elizabeth Lafferty, of Airdrie; husband of Mary Lafferty, of Glens Buildings, Caldercruix, Airdrie.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: II. B 28.
Cemetery: AIRE COMMUNAL CEMETERY





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PostPosted: Fri Oct 12, 2007 3:28 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Name: MOTHERWELL, WILLIAM
Initials: W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Highland Light Infantry
Unit Text: 2nd Bn. attd. 7th Bn.
Age: 31
Date of Death: 05/03/1917
Additional information: Son of Alexander Black Motherwell and Elizabeth I. Motherwell, of Rosemount, Airdrie.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: VI. B. 7.
Cemetery: ST. PIERRE CEMETERY, AMIENS



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Name: MOTHERWELL, WILLIAM FORSYTH
Initials: W F
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Gunner
Regiment/Service: Royal Field Artillery
Unit Text: "C" Bty. 86th Bde.
Age: 20
Date of Death: 30/10/1917
Service No: 227311
Additional information: Son of Thomas W. and Jessie F. Motherwell, of Craig Side Farm, By Croy, near Glasgow.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: XXI. A.A. 2A.
Cemetery: LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY





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Name: RUSSELL, JAMES FREDERICK
Initials: J F
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Captain
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots
Secondary Regiment: 10th Gurkha Rifles
Secondary Unit Text: attd. 1st Bn.
Age: 32
Date of Death: 25/02/1945
Service No: 200129
Awards: M C
Additional information: Son of James Archibald and Jennie Utz Russell.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 21. D. 21.
Cemetery: TAUKKYAN WAR CEMETERY





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Name: WILSON, JOHN
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Major
Regiment/Service: Royal Artillery
Unit Text: 155 (The Lanarkshire Yeomanry) Field Regt.
Date of Death: 22/01/1942
Age: 30
Service No: 42299
Only son of Sir James Robertson Wilson (Baronet, Airdrie)
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 18. D. 4.
Cemetery: KRANJI WAR CEMETERY





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PostPosted: Fri Oct 12, 2007 3:39 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

The inscription on this stone lists a Samuel Kennedy McGregor, 5th Cameron Highlanders, who fell in The Great War, 12th April 1917 aged 24.
Son of James and Jane McMaster McGregor (nee Robertson).

The only Samuel McGregor listed on CWGC as being killed in 1917 is the following:

Name: McGREGOR, SAMUEL
Initials: S
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders
Unit Text: 1st/8th Bn.
Date of Death: 16/05/1917
Service No: S/14725
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Bay 9.
Memorial: ARRAS MEMORIAL



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PostPosted: Fri Oct 12, 2007 3:41 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Major WILLIAM BLACK RANKIN, W.S., of Cleddans & Co., who died 25th March 1944 aged 78 years





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