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John Burnett



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PostPosted: Sat Feb 21, 2009 10:18 pm    Post subject: Burntisland Cemetery (**COMPLETE**) Reply with quote

There are 17 CWGC gravestones within the cemetery.


Name: ALEXANDER, JOHN STEWART
Initials: J S
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: King's Own Scottish Borderers
Unit Text: 1st Bn.
Age: 22
Date of Death: 14/07/1916
Service No: 16240
Additional information: Son of David and E. Alexander, of Argyll Villa, Bentfield, Burntisland, Fife.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Pier and Face 4 A and 4 D.
Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL


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PostPosted: Sat Feb 21, 2009 10:23 pm    Post subject: Burntisland Reply with quote




Name: BARCLAY, GEORGE
Initials: G
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: London Regiment (London Scottish)
Unit Text: 1st/14th Bn.
Date of Death: 09/09/1916
Service No: 5627
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Pier and Face 9 C and 13 C.
Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
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PostPosted: Sat Feb 21, 2009 10:26 pm    Post subject: Burntisland Reply with quote



Name: BAXTER, ALEXANDER MORRISON
Initials: A M
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)
Unit Text: Scottish Command Depot
Age: 31
Date of Death: 27/10/1918
Service No: S/6874
Additional information: Son of Andrew and Sophia Morrison Baxter, of Burntisland; husband of Leah L. Baxter, of 3A, Sommerville St., Burntisland.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 17. 278A.
Cemetery: BURNTISLAND CEMETERY
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PostPosted: Sat Feb 21, 2009 10:30 pm    Post subject: Burntisland Reply with quote



Name: BRUCE, JAMES BIRRELL WRIGHT
Initials: J A W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Army Service Corps
Unit Text: M.T. Reserve Depot (Grove Park)
Date of Death: 09/03/1915
Service No: M2/050991
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 16. 84.
Cemetery: BURNTISLAND CEMETERY
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PostPosted: Sat Feb 21, 2009 10:34 pm    Post subject: Burntisland Reply with quote



Name: BUCHAN, ALEXANDER
Initials: A
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lance Serjeant
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots
Unit Text: 2nd Bn.
Date of Death: 12/04/1918
Service No: 26697
Awards: M M
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 1.
Memorial: PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL
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PostPosted: Sat Feb 21, 2009 10:37 pm    Post subject: Burntisland Reply with quote



Name: BURNESS, ROBERT
Initials: R
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Greaser
Regiment/Service: Mercantile Marine Reserve
Date of Death: 19/08/1917
Service No: 784879
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 23. 170.
Cemetery: BURNTISLAND CEMETERY
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PostPosted: Mon Feb 23, 2009 5:35 pm    Post subject: Burntisland Reply with quote



James's father was originally from Burntisland and his wish was that his son be interred in the "old town".

Sergeant James L Carmichael
Coy B 305th M.G. Bn American Expeditionary Force
Who fell in action in the Great War
In the Argonne Forest
27th September 1918. Aged 26
Brought from the Argonne American Cemetery
At Ronagne-sous-Montfaucon, Meuse, France
And Interred here 26th July 1921
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PostPosted: Mon Feb 23, 2009 5:38 pm    Post subject: Burntisland Reply with quote



Name: CHALMERS, HENRY
Initials: H
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Bombardier
Regiment/Service: Royal Garrison Artillery
Unit Text: 70th Siege Bty.
Age: 25
Date of Death: 16/07/1917
Service No: 347354
Additional information: Son of the late Henry Chalmers, of Burntisland, Fife.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: I. G. 8.
Cemetery: AIX-NOULETTE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION
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PostPosted: Mon Feb 23, 2009 5:41 pm    Post subject: Burntisland Reply with quote



Name: CHRISTIE
Initials: A W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Constable
Regiment/Service: Palestine Police Force (CID)
Age: 26
Date of Death: 12/05/1947
Service No: 3432
Additional information: Son of Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Christie, of Burntisland, Fife.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Plot J. Grave 9.
Cemetery: JERUSALEM PROTESTANT CEMETERY
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PostPosted: Mon Feb 23, 2009 5:46 pm    Post subject: Burntisland Reply with quote



Name: CONNEL, JOHN
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Captain
Regiment/Service: Royal Artillery
Unit Text: 128 Field Regt.
Age: 34
Date of Death: 21/07/1943
Service No: 155144
Awards: Mentioned in Despatches
Additional information: Son of David Connel, W.S., and Christian Harcus Connel, of Edinburgh.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: I. G. 41.
Cemetery: CATANIA WAR CEMETERY, SICILY
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PostPosted: Mon Feb 23, 2009 5:49 pm    Post subject: Burntisland Reply with quote


Name: COUTTS, WILLIAM
Initials: W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Gunner
Regiment/Service: Royal Artillery
Unit Text: 140 Field Regt.
Age: 38
Date of Death: 05/05/1943
Service No: 1144009
Additional information: Son of William and Jessie Allan Coutts; husband of Florence Coutts, of Glasgow.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 12. H. 11.
Cemetery: EL ALIA CEMETERY
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PostPosted: Mon Feb 23, 2009 5:55 pm    Post subject: Burntisland Reply with quote



Name: CRAIG, GEORGE
Initials: G
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Seaforth Highlanders
Unit Text: 6th Bn.
Date of Death: 14/10/1918
Service No: S/6569
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: I. F. 20.
Cemetery: BOUILLY CROSS ROADS MILITARY CEMETERY
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PostPosted: Mon Feb 23, 2009 6:01 pm    Post subject: Burntisland Reply with quote



Name: CROMBIE, ALEXANDER
Initials: A
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)
Unit Text: "A" Coy. 1st/7th Bn.
Age: 35
Date of Death: 20/08/1918
Service No: 203438
Additional information: Son of Andrew and Janet Crombie, of Burntisland, Fife.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: D. 4A.
Cemetery: BOIS GUILLAUME COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION

Andrew is not on CWGC
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Name: CROSTHWAITE, ROBERT WILSON
Initials: R W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)
Unit Text: 4th/5th Bn.
Age: 39
Date of Death: 16/09/1918
Service No: S/22538
Additional information: Son of Henry and Helen Crosthwaite, of Bo'ness, West Lothian; husband of Margaret Crosthwaite, of "Balfern," Heriot Gardens, Burntisland, Fife.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: III. F. 28.
Cemetery: HOUCHIN BRITISH CEMETERY
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Name: CUNNINGHAM, JOHN LAURENCE GILCHRIST
Initials: J L G
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Flight Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force (Auxiliary Air Force)
Unit Text: 603 (City of Edinburgh) Sqdn.
Age: 23
Date of Death: 28/08/1940
Service No: 90194
Additional information: Son of Thornas and Jessie Livingstone Cunningham, of Burntisland, Fife.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 4.
Memorial: RUNNYMEDE MEMORIAL
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