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Cowie (SS Mary & Nathan) Churchyard, Stonehaven
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 29, 2011 2:57 pm    Post subject: Cowie (SS Mary & Nathan) Churchyard, Stonehaven Reply with quote

Cemetery: COWIE (SS. MARY AND NATHAN) CHURCHYARD
Country: United Kingdom
Locality: Kincardineshire
No. of Identified Casualties: 5

This ruined kirk and kirkyard lies just North of Stonehaven, off the old A92 beside the Cowie golf course


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PostPosted: Thu Sep 29, 2011 3:04 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

CWGC record (This is incorrect. This man died on 16/2/1918)

Name: CHRISTIE
Initials: A
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Deck Hand
Regiment/Service: Royal Naval Reserve
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Vigorous"
Date of Death: 16/02/1916
Service No: 6904/DA
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Old.
Cemetery: COWIE (SS. MARY AND NATHAN) CHURCHYARD

SNWM record

Surname CHRISTIE
Firstname Alexander
Service Number 6904
Date Death 16/02/1918
Decoration
Place of birth
Other
SNWM roll THE ROYAL NAVY
Rank Deck Hand
Theatre of death

The wording reads 'Alexander Christie RNR who, while on service, died at Larne Hospital, Ireland, 15th February 1918, aged 50 years'


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PostPosted: Thu Sep 29, 2011 3:12 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

CWGC record

Name: CHRISTIE
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Deck Hand
Regiment/Service: Royal Naval Reserve
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Pembroke"
Date of Death: 01/11/1917
Service No: 3092/DA
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 1. 10.
Cemetery: COWIE (SS. MARY AND NATHAN) CHURCHYARD

SNWM record not found
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 29, 2011 3:16 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

CWGC record

Name: FORREST
Initials: A B D
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Able Seaman
Regiment/Service: Royal Naval Reserve
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Vivid"
Date of Death: 20/09/1918
Service No: J/29457/DEV
Additional information: Son of Mrs. C. Alexander, of 43, Bedlay St., Glasgow.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Old.
Cemetery: COWIE (SS. MARY AND NATHAN) CHURCHYARD

SNWM record

Surname FORREST
Firstname Alexander Burnett Desson
Service Number J29457
Date Death 20/09/1918
Decoration
Place of birth
Other
SNWM roll THE ROYAL NAVY
Rank Able Seaman
Theatre of death


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PostPosted: Thu Sep 29, 2011 3:20 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

CWGC record

Name: MITCHELL
Initials: F
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Gordon Highlanders
Unit Text: 5th Bn.
Age: 20
Date of Death: 18/07/1918
Service No: 290524
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 4. 80.
Cemetery: COWIE (SS. MARY AND NATHAN) CHURCHYARD

SNWM record

Surname MITCHELL
Firstname Frederick
Service Number 290524
Date Death 18/07/1918
Decoration
Place of birth
Other 5th Bn.
SNWM roll THE GORDON HIGHLANDERS
Rank Pte
Theatre of death


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PostPosted: Thu Sep 29, 2011 3:22 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

CWGC record

Name: RUSSELL, JOHN
Initials: J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Gordon Highlanders
Unit Text: 5th Bn.
Date of Death: 12/05/1917
Service No: 242144
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 4. 23.
Cemetery: COWIE (SS. MARY AND NATHAN) CHURCHYARD

SNWM record

Surname RUSSELL
Firstname John
Service Number 242144
Date Death 12/05/1917
Decoration
Place of birth
Other 5th Bn.
SNWM roll THE GORDON HIGHLANDERS
Rank Pte
Theatre of death


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PostPosted: Thu Sep 29, 2011 3:30 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

And a number of family headstones...
Name: McGREGOR, JOHN SILVER
Initials: J S
Nationality: South African
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: South African Infantry
Unit Text: 4th Regt.
Age: 36
Date of Death: 11/05/1917
Service No: 6059
Additional information: Son of Eliza McGregor, of 16, Victoria St., Stonehaven, Kincardineshire, Scotland, and the late George McGregor. Served in the South African Campaign.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead

SNWM record

Surname McGREGOR
Firstname J S
Service Number 6059
Date Death 11/05/1917
Decoration
Place of birth
Other
SNWM roll SOUTH AFRICAN SCOTTISH
Rank Pte
Theatre of death


Grave/Memorial Reference: II. H. 72.
Cemetery: AUBIGNY COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION

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PostPosted: Thu Sep 29, 2011 3:35 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

CWGC record

Name: BAIN, HERBERT
Initials: H
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Army Service Corps
Unit Text: 641st Mechanical Transport Coy. "C" Siege Park
Age: 30
Date of Death: 10/09/1918
Service No: M2/227571
Additional information: Son of James A. and Helen Bain, of Cairneywhin Raemoir, Banchory, Kincardineshire. Native of Newtonhill, Kincardineshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: VIII. F. 14.
Cemetery: DERNANCOURT COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION

SNWM record

Surname BAIN
Firstname Herbert
Service Number M2/227571
Date Death 10/09/1918
Decoration
Place of birth Cookney Aberdeen
Other
SNWM roll ROYAL ARMY SERVICE CORPS
Rank Pte
Theatre of death



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PostPosted: Thu Sep 29, 2011 3:49 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

CWGC/SNWM records not found - maybe because he died at home but seems to be an omission???

Headstone reads - Francis John Dunbar, 2/7th Gordon Highlanders, who died at West Port, 28 March 1916, aged 22 years


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PostPosted: Thu Sep 29, 2011 3:54 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

CWGC record

Name: CHRISTIE, WILLIAM
Initials: W
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: King's Own Scottish Borderers
Unit Text: 8th Bn.
Date of Death: 25/09/1915
Service No: 14097
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 53 to 56.
Memorial: LOOS MEMORIAL

SNWM record

Surname CHRISTIE
Firstname William
Service Number 14097
Date Death 25/09/1915
Decoration
Place of birth Stonehaven
Other 8th Bn.
SNWM roll THE KING'S OWN SCOTTISH BORDERERS
Rank Pte
Theatre of death


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PostPosted: Thu Sep 29, 2011 4:01 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

CWGC record

Name: BARCLAY, ROBERT ALEXANDER
Initials: R A
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Gordon Highlanders
Unit Text: 7th Bn.
Age: 20
Date of Death: 13/11/1916
Service No: 526
Additional information: Son of William and Margaret Barclay, of Ironfield Cottage, Stonehaven, Kincardineshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Pier and Face 15 B and 15 C.
Memorial: THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

SNWM record

Surname BARCLAY
Firstname Robert
Service Number 526
Date Death 13/11/1916
Decoration
Place of birth Fetteresso Kincardineshire
Other 7th Bn.
SNWM roll THE GORDON HIGHLANDERS
Rank Pte
Theatre of death






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PostPosted: Thu Sep 29, 2011 4:07 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

CWGC record

Name: CHRISTIE
Initials: A
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)
Unit Text: 3rd Bn.
Secondary Regiment: Labour Corps
Secondary Unit Text: transf. to (248692) 404th Agricultural Coy.
Date of Death: 22/10/1918
Service No: 22805
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: E. 157IA.
Cemetery: AYR CEMETERY, Ayrshire

SNWM record

Surname CHRISTIE
Firstname Alexander
Service Number 22805
Date Death 22/10/1918
Decoration
Place of birth Stonehaven
Other latterly 248692 Labour Corps.
SNWM roll THE CAMERONIANS (SCOTTISH RIFLES)
Rank Pte
Theatre of death


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PostPosted: Thu Sep 29, 2011 4:13 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

CWGC record

Name: MASSON, JOSEPH
Initials: J
Nationality: Australian
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Australian Infantry, A.I.F.
Unit Text: 15th Bn.
Age: 23
Date of Death: 20/05/1915
Service No: 762
Additional information: Son of Joseph and Eliza Jane Masson, of Brewlane, Kinneff, Scotland.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: D. 2990.
Cemetery: GIBRALTAR (NORTH FRONT) CEMETERY

SNWM record (date of death somewhat puzzling - must be a default setting or something...)

Surname MASSON
Firstname Joseph
Service Number 762
Date Death 01/01/1900
Decoration
Place of birth
Other 15 Bn.
SNWM roll AUSTRALIAN EXPEDITIONARY FORCE
Rank Pte
Theatre of death


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PostPosted: Thu Sep 29, 2011 4:45 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

CWGC record

Name: NEWDICK, EDWARD JOHN
Initials: E J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Able Seaman
Regiment/Service: Royal Navy
Unit Text: H.M.S. "Triumph."
Age: 26
Date of Death: 25/05/1915
Service No: 233545
Additional information: Son of William Frank and Annie Worker Newdick, of Baldock, Herts; husband of Jane Ann Duffield (formerly Newdick), of 8, Lily Place, Aberdour, Fifeshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 9.
Memorial: CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL

SNWM record not found


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PostPosted: Thu Sep 29, 2011 4:52 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

CWGC record

Name: HERBERT, HUGH LESLIE
Initials: H L
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Gordon Highlanders
Unit Text: 8th Bn.
Age: 19
Date of Death: 07/08/1915
Additional information: Son of Sidney Herbert, of 2, Drive Court, Hove, Brighton. Native of Stonehaven, Kincardineshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: II. G. 25.
Cemetery: LE TOURET MILITARY CEMETERY, RICHEBOURG-L'AVOUE

SNWM record

Surname HERBERT
Firstname Hubert Leslie
Service Number
Date Death 07/08/1915
Decoration
Place of birth
Other 8th Bn.
SNWM roll THE GORDON HIGHLANDERS
Rank Lt. (Tp.)
Theatre of death



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