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Nedd Cemetery, Assynt, Sutherland

 
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Adam Brown



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PostPosted: Fri Oct 05, 2007 9:11 pm    Post subject: Nedd Cemetery, Assynt, Sutherland Reply with quote

Nedd Cemetery, Assynt
Location: At the Head of Loch Nedd.
OS Ref: N/K

CWGC

Pte. M. Kerr, 5th Seaforths 8.9.1918
Pte. M. MacDonald, Canadians 12.1918
Stoker W. McLeod R.N.C.V.R. 2.4.1918
Dvr. D. Mackay, R.C. Signals 12.7.45

1 unidentified Great War Royal Navy Sailor
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FortyTwa



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PostPosted: Mon Aug 03, 2015 11:46 am    Post subject: Nedd Cemetery - complete Reply with quote

This gives a new meaning to the word 'remote'. The graveyard is not 'at the head of Loch Nedd' but is on top of a hill up a steep and unsignposted grass track in the tiny community of Nedd itself. Would never have found it but for helpful local.


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PostPosted: Mon Aug 03, 2015 11:55 am    Post subject: Reply with quote



CWGC record

KERR M
Rank:Private
Service No:241316
Date of Death:08/09/1918
Age:19
Regiment/Service:Seaforth Highlanders 1st/5th Bn.
Grave Reference: Left of entrance.
Cemetery:NEDD CEMETERY, ASSYNT
Additional Information:Son of Mr. and Mrs. John Kerr, of Nedd, Drumbeg, Lairg.

SNWM record

Era WW1
Surname KERR
Forename Murdo
Rank Pte
Service number 241316
Decoration
Place of birth
Date of death 8 September 1918
Theatre of death Home
Cause of death Died of wounds.
SNWM roll THE SEAFORTH HIGHLANDERS
Unit name Unknown Unit attached to THE SEAFORTH HIGHLANDERS
Other detail 5th Bn.
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PostPosted: Mon Aug 03, 2015 12:01 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote



CWGC record

MACAULAY, DAVID JOHN
Rank:Driver
Service No:14315184Date of Death:12/07/1945
Age:25
Regiment/Service:Royal Corps of Signals
Grave Reference: Grave 5.
Cemetery:NEDD CEMETERY, ASSYNT
Additional Information:Son of Marion McLean, of Nedd; nephew of Mrs. A. McLean, of Nedd.

SNWM record (surname spelling differs from CWGC)

Era WW2
Surname McAULEY
Forename David J
Rank Dvr
Service number 14315184
Decoration
Place of birth Sutherland
Date of death 12 July 1945
Theatre of death United Kingdom
Cause of death Unknown
SNWM roll SCOTSMEN IN VARIOUS UNITS
Unit name Unknown Unit attached to SCOTSMEN IN VARIOUS UNITS
Other detail Royal Corps of Signals
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PostPosted: Mon Aug 03, 2015 12:08 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote



CWGC record

MACDONALD, M

Rank:Private
Service No:2138714
Date of Death:12/10/1918
Regiment/Service:Canadian Infantry 1st (Reserve) Bn.
Grave Reference: In far part.
Cemetery:NEDD CEMETERY, ASSYNT

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PostPosted: Mon Aug 03, 2015 12:09 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote



CWGC record

McLEOD, WILLIAM

Rank:Stoker
Service No:VR/3941
Date of Death:02/04/1918
Age:38
Regiment/Service:Royal Naval Canadian Volunteer Reserve H.M.S. "Vivid."
Grave Reference: Left of entrance.
Cemetery:NEDD CEMETERY, ASSYNT
Additional Information:Son of Alexander McLeod, of Culkein, Drumbeg, Lochinver, Lairg

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An unidentified member of The Royal Navy
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PostPosted: Mon Aug 03, 2015 12:32 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote



A family stone - one son killed in WW1, another killed in WW2.

CWGC records

MUNRO, ALEXANDER

Rank:Second Lieutenant
Date of Death:05/11/1916
Age:23
Regiment/Service:Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) "C" Coy. 10th Bn.
Grave Reference: Officers, B. 2. 9.
Cemetery:ST. SEVER CEMETERY, ROUEN
Additional Information:Son of Kenneth and Catherine Munro, of Drumbeg, Lochinver, Sutherland.

MUNRO, WILLIAM

Rank:Private
Service No:B/76058
Date of Death:18/09/1944
Age:36
Regiment/Service:Toronto Scottish Regiment (M.G.), R.C.I.C.
Grave Reference: 8. H. 1.
Cemetery:BERGEN-OP-ZOOM CANADIAN WAR CEMETERY
Additional Information:Son of Kenneth and Catherine Munro, of Drumbeg, Sutherlandshire, Scotland.

SNWM records

Era WW1
Surname MUNRO
Forename A
Rank 2nd Lieut
Date of death 5 November 1916
Theatre of death France
Cause of death Unknown
SNWM roll THE CAMERONIANS (SCOTTISH RIFLES)
Unit name Unknown Unit attached to THE CAMERONIANS SCOTTISH RIFLES
Other detail 10th Bn.

Era WW2
Surname MUNRO
Forename William
Rank Pte
Service number B76058
Place of birth Scotland
Date of death 18 September 1944
Theatre of death North West Europe
Cause of death Unknown
SNWM roll CANADIAN ARMY
Unit name THE TORONTO SCOTTISH REGIMENT Affiliated THE LONDON SCOTTISH TERRITORIAL THE GORDON HIGHLANDERS
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