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STRANRAER WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1 & 2, Korea, Northern Ireland - Roll of Honour with detailed information
Compiled and copyright © Eric McQuarrie 2004

There are two Memorials one in the town and one in the cemetery.

Stranraer Glebe

This is situated in the Main Graveyard at Stranraer. It is to remember all the dead buried in this graveyard. There are a lot of foreign nationals who are buried here and have no other memorial. It is made of local granite. (Grid Reference: NX054607)

 

"A grateful tribute to the men of British Commonwealth and Allied Nations who lost their lives in this district while serving in the Second World War 1939-45
And whose resting place, elsewhere in this cemetery cared for by the Imperial War Graves Commission. "
"They died in freedoms name"

 
Photograph © Eric McQuarrie 2004

Stranraer Town Memorial

This memorial stands at the side of the main road from Stoneykirk in front of the Sheriff courthouse in Lewis Street. It is of grey polished granite with a Scottish soldier in Bronze on top. It lists 159 names of the first war and 61 of the second. The second war names are below the first war ones. There are no ranks or Regiments/units given. Two other names on the base are in "PEACETIME DUTIES" and in "OTHER CONFLICTS". (Grid Reference: NX060604)

"To the Glory of God and in Memory of the from the Royal Burgh of Stranraer who gave their lives for King and Country in the Great War"
1914- 1918 and 1939-1945

 

1914-1918

ADAIR
William Miller
Able Seaman J/47150, H.M.S. Watchman., Royal Navy. Died 27 October 1918. Aged 22. Son of Mr. J. Adair, of 13, Agnew Crescent, Stranraer, Wigtownshire. Buried in STRANRAER (SHEUCHAN) CEMETERY, Wigtownshire, United Kingdom. Grave 1095.
ALLAN
Alexander aka Alex
2nd Steward, S.S. "Powhatan" (Sunderland), Mercantile Marine. Missing at sea when his ship was sunk by enemy submarine 6 April 1917. Aged 30. Born Dumbarton. Son of Robert and Mary Allan; husband of Martha Allan (nee Allan), of 8, St. John St., Stranraer, Scotland. Born at Dumbarton. No known grave. Commemorated on TOWER HILL MEMORIAL, London.
ALLISON
Hugh
Private 41465, 9th Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Killed in action 9 April 1917. Aged 26. Enlisted Ayr, resident Stranraer. Son of Maxwell and Elizabeth Allison, of 3, Park Lane, Stranraer, Wigtownshire. Buried in BAILLEUL ROAD WEST CEMETERY, ST. LAURENT-BLANGY, Pas de Calais, France. Row B. Grave 3.
AULD
Robert
Sapper 177744, Training Centre (Newark), 7th Field Company, Royal Engineers. Died in United Kingdom 24 January 1918. Aged 33. Born and enlisted Stranraer. Son of Robert Auld; husband of Mrs. Auld. Buried in STRANRAER (GLEBE) CEMETERY Wigtownshire, United Kingdom. Section P. Row 3. Grave 49.
BAIRD
James
No futher information currently available.
BAIRD
Thomas
Rifleman B/200173, 10th Battalion, Rifle Brigade. Died 28 October 1916. Aged 30. Born Inch, enlisted and resident Stranraer. Son of James and Jane Gilmour Baird; husband of Elizabeth Wilson McKie Baird. Born at Stranraer. Formerly 6178, London Regiment. Buried in STRANRAER (SHEUCHAN) CEMETERY, Wigtownshire, United Kingdom. Grave 153.
BALLANTYNE
John
Private 16268, 1st Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Killed in action 26 September 1917. Born and enlisted Stranraer. No known grave. No known grave. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 60 to 61.
BODLE
Robert
Private S/18403, 5th Battalion, Cameron Highlanders. Killed in action 12 October 1917. Aged 23. Born Glasserton, enlisted and resident Stranraer. Son of Mr. and Mrs. J. Bodle, of Low-Mye Farm, Stoneykirk, Stranraer; husband of Elizabeth Bodle (nee Rennie), of 45, Pollock St., Kingston, Glasgow. No known grave. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 136 to 138.
BOE
James
Lance Corporal 1916, 1st Light Trench Mortar Battery, Australian Infantry. Killed in action 19th July 1916 in Chalk Pits, Pozieres, France. Aged 29. Born Stranraer. Son of John and Elizabeth McColm Boe, of 15, Clenoch St., Stranraer. Plumber by trade. Educated at Stranraer Academy. Emigrated aged 25. He was a keen footballer. Captain of the Stranraer "J.M.C.A." team in 1908. A Free-mason. No known grave. No known grave. Commemorated on VILLERS-BRETONNEUX MEMORIAL, Somme, France.
BRADFORD
James [Dally]
Private 16234, 7th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died 26 September 1915. Aged 35. Born and enlisted Stranraer. Husband of Sarah McCartney, of 26, Hanover Square, Stranraer, Wigtownshire. No known grave. No known grave. Commemorated on LOOS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 46 to 49.
BROWN
James
Corporal 240454, 1/5th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Killed in action in Palestine 29 November 1917. Born and resident Stranraer, enlisted Ayr. No known grave. No known grave. Commemorated on JERUSALEM MEMORIAL, Israel. Panel 18.
BRYDEN
Thomas
Private 20917, 2nd Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died of wounds 2 August 1917. Aged 26. Born Ayr, enlisted Stranraer. Son of Thomas and Mary Bryden, of Stranraer, Wigtownshire. Buried in BRANDHOEK NEW MILITARY CEMETERY, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot II. Row E. Grave 6.
CAIRNEY
Richard
No further information currently available
CALDWELL
Roland
Able Seaman Clyde Z/5045, Nelson Battalion, Royal Naval Division, Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve. Killed or died as a direct result of enemy action 13 November 1916. Born 28 January 1896. Son of William Caldwell, of 2, High Street, Stranraer and the late Agnes Caldwell. A Postman by trade. Enlisted 1 June 1915 ; with draft for Mesopotamian Expeditionary Force (Bomber) 25 October 1915, joined Nelson Battalion 22 November 1915. In the 1901 census he is listed as aged 5, born Stranraer, resident with his parents William and Agnes Caldwell, at 34, Fisher Street, Stranraer, Wigtownshire. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 1 A.
CALDWELL
Samuel
Private 8177, 1st/5th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died at Gallipoli 12 July 1915. Aged 19. Son of Mrs. Agnes Edgar, of High Mark, Leswalt, Stranraer, Wigtownshire. Enlisted Stranraer, resident Leswalt. No known grave. Commemorated on HELLES MEMORIAL Turkey (including Gallipoli). Panel 73 to 76.
CALDWELL
William
No further information currently available
CAMPBELL
Samuel
Private 285379, 6th Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders (Ross-Shire Buffs). Killed in action 20 November 1917. Aged 39. Born Leswalt, Wigtownshire, enlisted Ayr. Husband of Flora Findlay Campbell, of 48, Sheuchan St, Stranraer, Wigtownshire. Formerly 7021, Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders. Buried in ORIVAL WOOD CEMETERY, FLESQUIERES, Nord, France. Plot I. Row D. Grave 31.
CAMPBELL
William
No further information currently available
CAUGHIE
John
Gunner 61086, 139 Siege Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery. Killed in action 16 May 1917. Born Leswalt, enlisted Stranraer. In the 1901 census he was a servant, a domestic coachman, aged 17, born Sranraer, resident at 45, Castle Street, Stramaer, Stranraer, Wigtownshire. Buried in ST. NICOLAS BRITISH CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France.
COLLINS
Peter
Private 43410, 12th Battalion, Highland Light Infantry (Ayrshire Yeomanry). Died 12 January 1917. Aged 21. Son of Charles Collins, of "Allanbank", London Rd., Stranraer, Wigtownshire. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 15 C.
COLLINS
Robert Nielson
Private S/16593, 2nd Battalion, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders. killed in action 25 September 1917. Aged 23. Born and resident Stranraer, enlisted Glasgow. Son of Mrs. Agnes C. Russell, of 53, Dalrymple St., Stranraer, Wigtownshire. Buried in HOOGE CRATER CEMETERY Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot VIII. Row J. Grave 11.
COOK
Matthew
Lance Corporasl 7862, 1/5th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Killed in action at Gallipoli 12 July 1915. Enlisted Ayr, resident Stranraer. No known grave. No known grave. Commemorated on HELLES MEMORIAL, Turkey. Panel 72 to 75.
CRAWFORD
Edward Caldwell
Ordinary Seaman J/42735, H.M.S. Harpy, Royal Navy. Killed or died by means other than disease, accident or enemy action when he drowned 5 October 1918. Aged 19. Born 10 October 1899 in Stranraer. Son of John Crawford, of "Garden House," Stranraer, Wigtownshire. Before enlistment he was a Pawnbroker's Assistant. Enlisted 10 October 1917 for 12 years. Height 5 feet 3½ inches, chest 34 inches, fair hair, hazel eyes, fresh complexion. No known grave. Commemorated on CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL Kent, United Kingdom. Panel 28.
CUTHBERTSON
Alexander Swainson
Lance Corporal 10660, 2nd Battalion, Scots Guards. Died of wounds received in action 16 May 1915. Born and resident Newton Stewart, enlisted Stranraer. Attested 8 September 1914, aged 28, born Newton Stewart, Wigtownshire, draper assistant. No known grave. Commemorated on LE TOURET MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France.
DAVIDSON
Alexander
Private 23012, 10th Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Killed in action 18 August 1916. Born Stranraer, enlisted Glasgow. No known grave. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 4 D.
DEWAR
William A T
Private S/19081, C' Company, 1st/7th Battalion, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders. Died 5 August 1917. Aged 33. Buried in NEW IRISH FARM CEMETERY, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
DIAMOND
William
Sergeant 16366, 10th Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Killed in action 15 September 1916. Born Stoneykirk, Wigtownshire, enlisted Glasgow. In the 1901 census he was aged 20, born Glenluce, Wigtownshire, a Mason, resident with his parents, John and Agnes Diamond, at 8, Glebe Street, Leswalt, Stranraer, Wigtownshire. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 4 D.
DUGAN
John
Private 161288, Canadian Forestry Corps. Died 27 December 1919. Aged 47. Born Wigtonshire 1 June 1877. Son of Isabella Dugan, of 38 Shuchan Street, Stranraer. Gardener by trade. Unmarried. Enlisted and passed fit 19 February 1916 at Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Height 5 feet 5½ inches, girth 36 inches, complexion ruddy, eyes light blue, hair grey; religion Presbyterian. Buried in RED DEER CEMETERY, Alberta, Canada. National Archives of Canada Accession Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 2712 - 33
DUNN
Herbert
No further information currently available
EMERSON
James
Private 235129, 1st/4th Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders (Ross-Shire Buffs). Died of wounds 26 October 1918 [1919 on SDGW. Aged 23. Born Inch, Wigtownshire, enlisted Ayr. Son of Mrs. Emerson, of 131, Station Place, Stranraer. Formerly 5024, Cameron Highlanders. Buried in AULNOY COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Nord, France. Plot C. Row 2. Grave 10.
ESPIE
Robert
Private 240730, 1st/5th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died of wounds in Palestine 14 November 1917. Aged 23. Born Carcomb, enlisted Ayr, resident Stranraer. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Espie, of 14, Frater St., Stranraer. Buried in RAMLEH WAR CEMETERY, Israel. Section R. Grave 6.
FINDLAY
Alexander
Private 22524, 15th Battalion, Highland Light Infantry. Died 11 September 1916, in St Omer Hospital, of wounds received in action. Aged 29. Born in Stranraer, 11 June 1886, enlisted Glasgow. Son of Charles and Jessie McDowall Findlay. Also commemorated on the Roll of the Coplawhall Car Works (Glasgow Corporation), Glasgow, and in War Memorial Chapel in Edinburgh Castle. Buried in LONGUENESSE (ST. OMER) SOUVENIR CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot IV. Row A. Grave 53.
FLANAGAN
William
Private 17688, 1st Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action in the Dardenelles 4 June 1915. Aged 34. Born Glenluce, enlisted Dumfries, resident Stranraer. Son of David and Agnes Flanagan, of Bishopburn, Stranraer; husband of Bessie Wallace Fleming (formerly Flanagan), of Valpariso Villas, Stranraer, Wigtownshire. No known grave. Commemorated on HELLES MEMORIAL Turkey. Panel 85 to 93 or 220 to 222.
FORSYTH
William
Private 267612, 6th Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders (Ross-Shire Buffs). Killed in action 31 July 1917. Aged 24. Born and enlisted Stranraer. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Forsyth, of 4, Trade St., Stranraer, Wigtownshire. No known grave. No known grave. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 38.
FRASER
Duncan M
No further information currently available
FRASER
William
Lance Corporal 277154, 10th Battalion, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders. Died of wounds 15 March 1918. Aged 22. Born and resident Stranraer. Son of William and Mary Fraser, of 17, Victoria Place, Stranraer. Buried in DOZINGHEM MILITARY CEMETERY Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot XIV. Row I. Grave 5.
GALLOWAY
William
Private 7408, 1/5th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Killed in asction at Gallipoli 30 December 1915. Born Stoneykirk, enlisted Ayr, resident Stranraer. Buried in TWELVE TREE COPSE CEMETERY, Turkey. Plot II. Row B. Grave 15.
GIBB
Adam
Private 6714, 1/5th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Killed in action at Gallipoli 30 December 1915. Aged 21. Born and enlisted Stranraer. Son of the late David Gibb. Buried in TWELVE TREE COPSE CEMETERY, Turkey. Plot II. Row B. Grave 17.
GIBB
David
Private 40031, 7th/8th Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers. Died of wounds 16 September 1916. Aged 19. Enlisted Ayr, resident Stranraer. Son of David Gibb, of Stranraer, Wigtownshire. Buried in DARTMOOR CEMETERY, BECORDEL-BECOURT, Somme, France. Plot II. Row A. Grave 18.
GIBB
William
No further information currently available
GILLESPIE
John
Private 10322, 1st Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders (Ross-Shire Buffs). Killed in action 20 December 1914. Aged 28. Born Inch, enlisted Stranraer. Son of Mr. and Mrs. John Gillespie, of Foreland Place, Stranraer. No known grave. Commemorated on LE TOURET MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 38 and 39.
GOVAN
David
Private 3/6977, 1st Battalion, Black Watch (Royal Highlanders). Died 9 May 1915. Aged 24. Born Kirkcolm, Wigtownshire, enlisted Newton Stewart, Wigtownshire. Son of Robert Govan, of 14, Queen St. Stranraer, Wigtownshire, and the late Jane Govan. No known grave. Commemorated on LE TOURET MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panels 24 to 26.
GRAHAM
John
No further information currently available
HAGAN
John
No further information currently available
HALL
David
Able Seaman CLYDE/Z/5057, Howe Battalion, Royal Naval Division, Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve. Died of wounds in 41st Casualty Clearing Station (bomb wounds to both legs & head) 8 June 1917. Aged 20. Born 24 May 1897. Son of James and Hannah Hall, of 33, Dalrymple St., Stranraer. Enlisted 1 June 1915; with draft for Mesopotamian Expeditionary Force (Bomber) 25 October 1915, joined Howe Battalion 22 November 1915. An apprentice Painter. In the 1901 census he was aged 4, born Stranraer, resident with his parents, James and Hannah Hall, at 33, Dalrymple Street, Inch, Stranraer, Wigtownshire. Buried in DUISANS BRITISH CEMETERY, ETRUN Pas de Calais, France. Plot IV. Row F. Grave 48.
HALL
James Harris
Private 33259, 1st Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in action 11 April 1918. Aged 19. Born and resident Stranraer, enlisted Ayr. Son of David and Maggie Hall, of 2, Broomfield Gardens, Stranraer. Formerly 5036, 78 Training Reserve. No known grave. No known grave. Commemorated on PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL Comines-Warneton, Hainaut, Belgium. Panel 5.
HALL
John C
[Transcribed as John E] Private 36651, 15th (Service) Battalion (1st Glasgow), highland Light Infantry. Killed in action 4 October 1918. Aged 23. Born Inch, enlisted Glasgow, resident Stranraer. Son of Mr. and Mrs. James Hall, of 33, Dalrymple St., Stranraer, Wigtownshire. Buried in SEQUEHART BRITISH CEMETERY No.2, Aisne, France. Plot/Row/Section A. Grave 13.
HALLIDAY
James
Private 4562, 1st Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died 11 November 1914. Born Leswalt, enlisted Irvine, resident Stranraer. No known grave. No known grave. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 19 and 33.
HAMILTON
Alexander
Private 17537, 1st Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers. Killed in the Dardenelles 6th June 1915 [SDGW states 1916]. Born, resident and enlisted Stranraer. No known grave. No known grave. Commemorated on HELLES MEMORIAL, Turkey. Panel 84 to 92 or 220 to 222.
HAMILTON
John
Corporal 10324, Depot, Seaforth Highlanders (Ross-Shire Buffs). Died 14 May 1918. Aged 29. Son of Hugh and Susan McKie Hamilton, of 9, Grunvale St., Stranraer. Discharged unfit for service 392 (xvi) King's Regulation Sickness 5 September 1917. Enlisted 13 August 1917. Silver badge number 238339 issued 14 September 1917. Buried in STRANRAER (GLEBE) CEMETERY Wigtownshire, United Kingdom. Section I. Row 3. Grave 21.
HAMILTON
Thomas
either First Engineer, S.S. "Don Arturo" (London), Mercantile Marine. Died 17 June 1917. Aged 38. Son of John and Nicholas Hamilton; husband of Christina McWhinnie Hamilton, of 17, London Rd., Stranraer, Wigtownshire. Born at Stranraer. No known grave. Commemorated on TOWER HILL MEMORIAL, London.

or Private 16089, 6th/7th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died 29 December 1916. Aged 23. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Hamilton, of Eldrick Hill, Lochans, Stranraer, Wigtownshire. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 3 C.
HANNAH
James
Private 37407, 8th Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Killed in action 29 July 1918. Born Stonykirk, enlisted Ayr, resident Stranraer. Formerly 30077, Highland Light Infantry. No known grave. No known grave. Commemorated on SOISSONS MEMORIAL, Aisne, France.
HARVEY
Harry
No further information currently available
HEUGHAN
John P
A John Heughan was on the Royal Air Force Muster Roll as Air Mechanic 3rd Class (Fitter A.E.) 238464 , enlisted for the duration of the war.
HIGGINS
George
No further information currently available
HOLLIS
Charles
Private 13166, 15th (Service) Battalion (1st Glasgow), Highland Light Infantry. Killed in action 28 August 1916. Aged 26. Born and resident Stranraer, enlisted Glasgow. Son of Robert Hollis, of 52, Sun St., Stranraer. Buried in CAMBRIN CHURCHYARD EXTENSION, Pas de Calais, France. Row Q. Grave 55.
HOOD
George [L S]
Private 47606, 6th/7th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Killed in action 12 March 1918. Aged 19. Born and resident Stranraer, enlisted Ayr. Son of Mrs. Janet Hood, of 6, Rose St., Stranraer, Wigtownshire. Buried in MORY ABBEY MILITARY CEMETERY, MORY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot III. Row H. Grave 3.
HOUSTON
John
No further information currently available
JOHNSTONE
David H
Driver T4/214792, 864th Company, Royal Army Service Corps. Killed in action in the Balkans 28 March 1917. Born Kirkcolm, enlisted Bradford, resident Stranraer. Buried in SARIGOL MILITARY CEMETERY, KRISTON, Greece. Plot/Row/Section C. Grave 41.
JOHNSTONE
James
Private 241052, 1/5th Battalion, Royal Scots fusiliers. Killed in action 5 September 1918. Born Kirkmaiden, enlisted Stranraer, resident Stoneykirk. Buried in QUEANT ROAD CEMETERY, BUISSY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot III. Row F. Grave 34.
JOHNSTONE
William
No further information currently available
KEENAN
Thomas S
[Spelt KERNAN on CWGC] Private 23078, 1st Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rfiles). Killed in action 21 September 1918. Born Stranraer, enlisted Glasgow. Buried imn MEATH CEMETERY, VILLERS-GUISLAIN, Nord, France. Special Memorial 2.
KELLY
David
Sapper WR/276954, 53rd Broad Gauge Operating Company, Royal Engineers. Died 17 December 1918. Aged 34. Husband of Susan Ford Kelly, of 5, North Strand St., Stranraer, Wigtownshire. Buried in Buried at CHARLEROI COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Hainaut, Belgium. Section P. Grave 6.
KELLY
James
Private 7404, 1/5th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Killed in action at Gallipoli 9 [SDGW] or 10 [CWGC] June 1915. Born Leswalt, enlisted Ayr, resident Stranraer. Buried in REDOUBT CEMETERY, HELLES, Turkey. Plot XII. Row B. Grave 10.
KIRKWOOD
Hugh
Private 21339, 11th (Service) Battalion, Highland Light Infantry. Killed in action 25 September 1915. Aged 21. Born Girvan, enlisted Glasgow, resident Stranraer. Son of Hugh and Jean Kirkwood, of Main St., Symington, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire. Formerly GS.3676, Reserve Regiment of Cavalry. No known grave. No known grave. Commemorated on LOOS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 108 to 112.
LAIDLAW
James
No further information currently available
LAURIE
James
No further information currently available
LEES
John Skimming
Private 7030, 1st/5th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died at Gallipoli 14 July 1915. Aged 18. Born and resident Leswalt, enlisted Stranraer. Son of Mr. and Mrs. David Lees, of Burgess Cottage, Leswalt, Stranraer, Wigtownshire. No known grave. Commemorated on HELLES MEMORIAL Turkey. Panel 73 to 76.
LITTLE
H
possibly Robert Hugh LITTLE, Private 4152, 17th Battalion, Australian Infantry, A.I.F. Died 3 May 1917. Aged 36. Son of Nathan and Margaret Jane Little. Born at Stranraer, Scotland. No known grave. Commemorated on VILLERS-BRETONNEUX MEMORIAL, Somme, France.
LOCK
Alexander Carrick
Private 645605, 54th Battalion, Canadian Infantry. Died 9 April 1917. Aged 31. Son of Horace G. D. and Jemima Lock, of County Buildings, Stranraer, Scotland. Buried in LA CHAUDIERE MILITARY CEMETERY, VIMY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot VIII. Row D. Grave 14.
LOGIE
William
Private M2/148911, 956th Mechanical Transport Company, Army Service Corps. Died 19 August 1917. Buried in KANTARA WAR MEMORIAL CEMETERY Egypt
MANN
John
No further information currently available
MARSHALL
John William
Private M/318303, 911th M.T. Company 39th Motor Amb. Convoy., Royal Army Service Corp. Died 6 December 1917. Aged 31. Born Inch, enlisted Ayr, resident Stranraer. Son of Matthew Marshall, of Fairview House, Stranraer; husband of Jessie Marshall. Buried in BAGHDAD (NORTH GATE) WAR CEMETERY, Iraq. Plot XII. Row G. Grave 8.
McCABE
Joseph
Private 249324, 54th Battalion, Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment). Died 2 September 1918. Aged 32. Buried in DURY MILL BRITISH CEMETERY Pas de Calais, France.
McCANDLISH, DCM
Samuel
Private 22162, 1st Garrison Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers attached to (as Acting Sergeant) Supply and Transport Corps. Died in India 12 January 1918. Aged 55. Born Camlachie, Glasgow, enlisted Irvine, resident Stranraer. Son of Mr. and Mrs. John McCandlish, of Stranraer; husband of the late Mary Hillen McCandlish, of Greenock, Strathclyde. Awarded the Distiguished Conduct Medal (D.C.M.). Commemorated on MADRAS 1914-1918 WAR MEMORIAL, CHENNAI India and buried in JHANSI CANTONMENT CEMETERY, India. Plot H. Grave 110.
McCANDLISH
William
No further information currently available
McCARLIE
Alexander
Private 241436, 1st/4th Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders (Ross-Shire Buffs). Killed in action 20 July 1918. Aged 31. Born Newlace, enlisted Stranraer. Son of Alexander and Sarah McCarlie, of New Luce, Wigtownshire; husband of Helen King Turtle (formerly McCarlie), of Kirkland Cottage, Leswalt, Stranraer, Wigtownshire. Buried in MARFAUX BRITISH CEMETERY Marne, France. Plot VIII. Row D. Grave 5.
McCASH
William Hendry
Sergeant 27482, 28th Company, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Killed in action 7 May 1917. Aged 21. Born Kirriemuir, Forfar, enlisted Glasgow, resident Stranraer. Son of A. McCash, of "Arranview", Royal Avenue, Stranraer, Wigtownshire, and the late Thomas K. McCash. Formerly 4618, Highland Light Infantry. No known grave. Commemorated on ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Bay 10.
McCLUMPHA
Matthew [Nelson]
Private 8112, 'C' Company, 1st/5th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Killed in action at Gallipoli 30 December 1915. Aged 21. Enlisted Stranraer. Husband of Isabella Morgan (formerly McClumpha), of 15, Aylesbury Rd., Brynmill, Swansea. Of Kilumpha, Stranraer.Buried in TWELVE TREE COPSE CEMETERY, Turkey. Plot II. Row A. Grave 1.
McCLUSKY
William
[Spelt McCluskie on SDGW and CWGC] Private 16439, 8th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Killed in action in the Balkans 19 September 1918. Born Kirkmaiden, enlisted Ayr, resident Stranraer. Buried in DOIRAN MILITARY CEMETERY, Greece. Plot III. Row D. Grave 1.
McCLYMONT
J
either James McCLYMONT Private 4745, 19th Battalion, Australian Infantry, A.I.F. Died 8 January 1917. Aged 32. Son of Isabella McClymont, of Kirkenbreck, Sand Head, Stranraer, Scotland. Native of Ardwell, Scotland. Buried in ST. SEVER CEMETERY EXTENSION, ROUEN Seine-Maritime, France. Section O. Plot IV. Row I. Grave 12.

or John McCLYMONT, Deck Hand 3856/DA, H.M.M.L. "151", Royal Naval Reserve. Died 10 December 1918. Aged 22. Son of William McClymont, of Foundry Cottage, Shuichan, Stranraer. Buried in the north-west of INCH PARISH CHURCHYARD, Wigtownshire. Grave 530.
McCLYMONT
William
Private S/18516, 5th Battalion, Queen's Own cameron Highlanders. Killed in action 18 October 1916. Born Leswalt, enlisted and resident Stranraer. No known grave. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 15 B.
McCRACKEN
Robert
Private 273113, 12th Battalion, Royal Scots. Died 1 May 1917. Aged 20. Born Stoney kirk, enlisted Ayr, resident Stranraer. Husband of Edith Allison (formerly McCracken), of 5, High St., Stranraer, Wigtownshire. Formerly 3008, Ayrshire Yeomanry and 203571, Royal Scots Fusiliers. No known grave. No known grave. Commemorated on ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Bay 1 and 2.
McCRAE, DSM
Robert Litterick
Petty Officer Stoker MC/49, Mine Clearing Service, H.M.S. "Gentian", Royal Navy. Died 15 July 1919. Aged 25. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Hugh McCrea, of 35, High St., Stranraer, Wigtownshire. Awarded the Distinguished Service Medal (D.S.M.). No known grave. Commemorated on CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL, Kent. Panel 32.
McCREDIE
John Forrest
2nd Lieutenant, 235th Company, Machine Gun Corps (Inf). Died 30 November 1917. Aged 21. Elder son of Agnes Aitken McCredie, of 18, Academy St., Stranraer, Wigtownshire, and the late Thomas McCredie. No known grave. Commemorated on CAMBRAI MEMORIAL, LOUVERVAL Nord, France. Panel 12 and 13.
McDOWALL
Harry Walter
Able Seaman Clyde Z/5050, Howe Battalion R.N. Div., Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve. Died 14 August 1917. Aged 20. Son of Mary Ann McDowall, of 16, Station St., Stranraer, and the late Harry McDowall. Buried in ORCHARD DUMP CEMETERY, ARLEUX-EN-GOHELLE Pas de Calais, France. Plot IX. Row J. Grave 5.
McGEOCH
Terrence
Private 557, 9th Battalion, Australian Infantry, A.I.F. Died 25 April 1915. No known grave. Commemorated on LONE PINE MEMORIAL, Turkey,
McGIVERN
John
Private S/7388, 2nd Battalion, Gordon Highlanders. Killed in action 1 July 1916. Aged 31. Born Stranraer, enlisted Edinburgh. Son of Mr. and Mrs. James McGivern, of 4, Birnam Place, Stranraer. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Pier and Face 15 B and 15 C.
McHARRIE
Robert
Captain, 5th Battalion attached 1st Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died 9 June 1918. Aged 22. Son of James McHarrie, of Stranraer, Wigtownshire. Buried in SANDPITS BRITISH CEMETERY, FOUQUEREUIL, Pas de Calais, France. Plot II. Row D. Grave 12.
McKAY
Hugh J
Boatswain (Bosun), S.S. Polandia (Liverpool), Mercantile Marine. Died 24 November 1917. Aged 41. Husband of Mrs. McKay, of 37, Agnew Crescent, Stranraer. Born at Islandmagee. No known grave. Commemorated on TOWER HILL MEMORIAL London, United Kingdom.
McKENZIE
Robert
Private 8092, 4th Regiment, South African Infantry. Died 9 April 1917. Aged 33. Son of Margaret McKenzie, of 3, Station St., Stranraer, and the late A. W. McKenzie. Buried in CABARET-ROUGE BRITISH CEMETERY, SOUCHEZ, Pas de Calais, France. Plot XV. Row N. Grave 10.
McKIE
David
No further information currently available
McKIE
James
Private 7206, 1.5th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died during the Gallipoli Campaign 14 August 1915. Born and enlisted Stranraer. Buried in ALEXANDRIA (CHATBY) MILITARY AND WAR MEMORIAL CEMETERY, Egypt. Section K. Grave 29.
McKILLOPS
J
Private 18982, 1st Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 28 June 1915. No known grave. Commemorated on HELLES MEMORIAL Turkey
McKILLOPS
William
Driver 548, "C" Battaery, 89th brigade, Royal Field Artillery. Died 25 July 1916. Aged 22. Son of Mrs. Agnes McKillops, of 33, Harbour St., Stranraer. Buried in GORDON DUMP CEMETERY, OVILLERS-LA BOISSELLE, Somme, France . Plot VII. Row C. Grave 3.
McKINTYRE
John
Gunner 129593, 346th Siege Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery. Died 15 August 1917. Aged 42. Husband of Elizabeth Geddes McIntyre, of 9, Foundry Lane, Stranraer. Buried in NOEUX-LES-MINES COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Plot II. Row H. Grave 34.
McKYLE
John
No further information currently available
McLELLAN
Kenneth
No further information currently available
McMILLAN
Donald J
Lance Corporal 13116, 1st Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Died 5 May 1915. Aged 22. No known grave. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
McWHINNIE
James
No further information currently available
McWHIRTER
David B Mcl
Private 183699, 10th Battalion, Canadian Infantry (Alberta Regiment). Died 28 April 1917. No known grave. Commemorated on VIMY MEMORIAL Pas de Calais, France.
McWHIRTER
William T James
Private 41398, 1st Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Died 20 May 1917. Aged 31. Son of John and Agnes McWhirter, of 1, Birnam Place, Stranraer, Wigtownshire. Buried in CROISILLES BRITISH CEMETERY Pas de Calais, France. Plot III. Row E. Grave 18.
McWILLIAM
William
No further information currently available
MONTEITH
William
Private 240990, "B" Company, 1st/5th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died 1 October 1918. Aged 20. Son of Mr. and Mrs. William Monteith, of 12, North Strand St., Stranraer, Wigtownshire. Buried in PROVILLE BRITISH CEMETERY Nord, France. Plot I. Row C. Grave 7.
MORGAN
James
No further information currently available
MORRISON
William
Private 41025, 1st Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died 26 September 1917. Aged 28. Son of William Morrison, of Stranraer; husband of Sara McCulloch Morrison, of Park Lane, Stranraer, Wigtownshire. No known grave. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Panel 60 to 61.
MORRISON
William
Sergeant 5071, 4th Regiment, South African Infantry. Died 24 March 1918. Aged 28. Son of James and Grace Morrison, of 12, Edinburgh Rd., Stranraer, Wigtownshire. No known grave. Commemorated on POZIERES MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Panels 95-98.
MURCHIE
Robert
No further information currently available
MURDOCH
Robert
No further information currently available
MURRAY
George
Private 55486, 15th Battalion, Highland Light Infantry. Died 1 October 1918. Aged 20. Son of James and Mary Murray, of 34, Station St., Stranraer. No known grave. Commemorated on VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL Pas de Calais, France. Panel 9 and 10.
MURRAY
John Baillie
Private 202200, 6th Battalion, Gordon Highlanders. Killed in action 16 June 1917 at Infantry Hill near Monchy-le-Preux. Aged 19. Born Stranraer, enlisted Ayr. Son of James L and Annabella Murray, 48 Fisher Street, Stranraer. In the 1901 census he was aged 4, born Stranraer, resident with his parents at 43, Fisher Street, Stranraer, Wigtownshire. No known grave. Commemorated on ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Bay 8 and 9.
NEIL
Gilbert [Bingham]
Sapper 93258, 218th Field Company, Royal Engineers. Died 9 July 1917. Aged 22. Son of Mrs. Ellen Neil, of 11, Sheuchan St., Stranraer, and the late Hughes Charles Neil. Buried in COXYDE MILITARY CEMETERY Koksijde, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot I. Row D. Grave 7.
NEIL
Hugh
No further information currently available
NELSON
Charles
No further information currently available
NISH
Robert
Private 14090, 6th/7th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died 23 August 1917. Aged 21. Son of John and Sarah Nish, of Hanover Square, Stranraer, Wigtownshire. Buried in LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY, Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot XVIII. Row B. Grave 11.
O'KEEFE
Charles
Private 25517, 2nd Battalion, South Wales Borderers. Died 1 July 1916. Buried in Y RAVINE CEMETERY, BEAUMONT-HAMEL Somme, France.
ORMISTON
Robert William
2nd Lieutenant, 6th Battalion, King's Shropshire Light Infantry. Died 25 March 1918. Aged 22. Son of Mr. J. B. Ormiston, of Waverley House, Stranraer, Wigtownshire. Buried in ROYE NEW BRITISH CEMETERY Somme, France. Special memorial. Row B. Grave 5.
ORMISTON
Uri J B
Private 302957, 1st/8th Battalion, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders. Died 23 November 1917, CAMBRAI MEMORIAL, LOUVERVAL Nord, France.
PALMER
John
No further information currently available
PATRICK
William
No further information currently available
PATTERSON
William
No further information currently available
PIRRIE
John
Private 8079, 1st/5th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died 13 July 1915. Aged 24. Son of William and Mary Pirrie, of 21, Dalrymple St., Stranraer, Wigtownshire. No known grave. Commemorated on HELLES MEMORIAL Turkey. Panel 73 to 76.
PIRRIE
John
Private 27418, Machine Gun Corps (Inf). Died 21 October 1918. Aged 24. Buried in STRANRAER (SHEUCHAN) CEMETERY, Wigtownshire, United Kingdom.
PORTEOUS
Colin
Private 25936, 1st Battalion, Highland Light Infantry. Died 11 January 1917. No known grave. Commemorated on BASRA MEMORIAL Iraq
RENNIE
Alexander
Private 859919, 43rd Canadian Infantry (manitoba regt). Died 26 October 1917. No known grave. Commemorated on MENIN GATE (YPRES) MEMORIAL Belgium
RENNIE
Robert
No further information currently available
RENNIE
William
Lance Corporal 7860, 1st/5th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died 12 July 1915. Aged 36. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Rennie, of Stranraer. Wigtownshire; husband of Susan Jane Rennie, of 138, Taylor St., Townhead, Glasgow. No known grave. Commemorated on HELLES MEMORIAL, Turkey. Panel 73 to 76.
RICHARDSON
James
Private S/9540, 2nd Battalion, Gordon Highlanders. Died 5 September 1916. No known grave. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France.
ROBERTSON
John Charles
Private 14676, 1st Battalion, Scots Guards. Died 23 August 1918. Aged 21. Son of John Charles and Janet Robertson, of Jessamine Cottage, Glebe St., Stranraer. Buried in BUCQUOY ROAD CEMETERY, FICHEUX Pas de Calais, France. Plot IV. Row K. Grave 15.
ROBINSON
Joseph
Private 11976, 1st Battalion, Scots Guards. Died 27 September 1915. Aged 23. Brother of Charles Robinson, of 37, Lochryan St., Stranraer, Wigtownshire. No known grave. Commemorated on LOOS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Panel 8 and 9.
ROBINSON
Thomas
Donkeyman, S.S. "Polandia" (Liverpool), Mercantile Marine. Died 10 March 1917. Aged 34. Husband of Mrs. Robinson, of 16, St. John St., Stranraer. Born at Stranraer. No known grave. Commemorated on TOWER HILL MEMORIAL, London.
ROSS
John P
Sergeant 1863, 9th (Glasgow Highlanders) Battalion, Highland Light Infantry. Died 27 December 1916. Aged 33. Son of James and Elizabeth Parker Ross, of I, Clifton Terrace, Stranraer, Wigtownshire. Buried in HEM FARM MILITARY CEMETERY, HEM-MONACU Somme, France. Plot I. Row D. Grave 1.
ROWDEN
James
Private 282550, 7th Battalion, Highland Light Infantry. Died while a Prisoner of War 2 September 1917. Aged 23. Son of John and Elizabeth Rowden, of 51, Lochryan St., Stranraer, Wigtownshire. No known grave. Commemorated on BASRA MEMORIAL, Iraq. Panel 35 and 64.
RUSSELL
Thomas
No further information currently available
SAUL
Alexander
Private S/5799, 7th Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders (Ross-Shire Buffs) attached to Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Died 27 September 1915. Aged 21. Son of John and Mary Saul, of 42, Shenchan St., Stranraer, Wigtownshire. Buried in ARRAS ROAD CEMETERY, ROCLINCOURT, Pas de Calais, France. Plot III. Row O. Grave 34.
SMALL
Edwin
Private 4567, 2nd Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died 14 March 1915. Aged 35. No known grave. Commemorated on LE TOURET MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France.
SMALL
Hugh
Private 6715, "A" Company, 1st/5th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died 29 December 1915. Aged 27. Son of Agnes Wilson, of 56, Glebe St., Stranraer. Buried in TWELVE TREE COPSE CEMETERY, Turkey. Plot II. Row C. Grave 15.
SMELLIE
Andrew K
No further information currently available
SNODGRASS
Hugh
Lance Corporal 7852, 1st/5th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died 12 July 1915. No known grave. Commemorated on HELLES MEMORIAL Turkey
STEWART
Hugh
No further information currently available
THOM
Neil
No further information currently available
THOMPSON
Alexander
Leading Seaman 4051B, S.S. Stanhope., Royal Naval Reserve. Died 17 June 1917. Aged 32. No known grave. Commemorated on PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
THOMSON
Alex F
Private 40405, 4th Battalion, Highland Light Infantry. Died 21 March 1917. Aged 18. No known grave. Commemorated on ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France.
THOMSON
James
Private 20938, 1st Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died 18 September 1918. Aged 31. Son of John and Jane Thomson, of 61, Dalrymple St., Stranraer; husband of Helen Williamson Thomson, of 187, Pumpherston, Midlothian. Three times wounded. Buried in SANDERS KEEP MILITARY CEMETERY, GRAINCOURT-LES-HAVRINCOURT, Pas de Calais, France. Plot I. Row E. Grave 10.
THOMSON
William
Private 203701, 2nd Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died 27 March 1918. Aged 29. Husband of Isabella Thomson, of 19 Prince's St., Stranraer, Wigtownshire. No known grave. Commemorated on POZIERES MEMORIAL, Somme, France. Panel 34 and 35.
TORRANCE
Daniel
Private CH/2420 (S), 1st Royal Marine Battalion, Royal Naval Division, Royal Marine Light Infantry. Died 2 September 1918. Aged 19. Resident of Innermessan, Stranraer, Wigtownshire. Son of Daniel Torrance, of Innermessan, Stranraer, Wigtownshire. No known grave. Commemorated on VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL Pas de Calais, France.
TULLY
James Wither
Private 41431, 2nd Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died 25 July 1918. Aged 21. Son of William and Agnes Jane Tully, of Colfin, Stranraer. Buried in LONGUENESSE (ST. OMER) SOUVENIR CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France. Row A. Grave 17.
TUNNOCK
David [K]
Private 41282, 13th Battalion, Royal Scots. Died 23 April 1917. Aged 33. Son of Matthew and Agnes Tunnock; husband of Agnes Balfour Tunnock, of II, Green Vale St., Stranraer, Wigtownshire. No known grave. Commemorated on ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France. Bay 1 and 2.
WALLACE
Thomas
Private 7398, 5th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died 1 january 1916. Aged 24. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Wallace, of 36, High St., Stranraer, Wigtownshire. Buried in LANCASHIRE LANDING CEMETERY, Turkey. Section J. Grave 89.
WHYTE
Alan Hill
2nd Lieutenant, 11th Battalion, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders. Died 9 April 1917. Aged 29. Son of Isabella Victoria Whyte, of The Park, Stranraer, Wigtownshire, and the late John Whyte. Buried in CABARET-ROUGE BRITISH CEMETERY, SOUCHEZ Pas de Calais, France. Plot XVII. Row J. Grave 45.
WILLIAMSON
John
No further information currently available
WILSON
John
No further information currently available
WILSON
William A
No further information currently available
WOOD
Fred M
No further information currently available
WOOD
Samuel
No further information currently available
WYLLIE
John
No further information currently available

"Their name liveth for evermore"

1939-1945

ARNOTT
John
No further information currently available
AULT
Reginald W
Flight Sergeant 935055, Royal Air Forve Volunteer Reserve. Died 3 July 1943. Aged 27. Buried in CAMPBELTOWN (KILKERRAN) CEMETERY, Argyllshire, United Kingdom.
BOYD
James
Bombardier 935132, 5th Regiment Royal Horse Artillery. Died 23 October 1943. Aged 25. Buried in CASSINO WAR CEMETERY, Italy,
BRYSON
Thomas B
Sub Lieutenant, H.M.S. Manistree, Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve. Died 24 February 1941. Aged 40. No known grave. Commemorated on PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
CALDERWOOD
James
Gunner 3130451, Royal Artillery. Died 17 September 1944. Aged 26. Buried in CORIANO RIDGE WAR CEMETERY, Italy,
CAMPBELL
William
Lance Sergeant 1486587, 104 Battery, 18th L.AA. Regiment, Royal Artillery. Died 18 January 1940. Aged 45. Husband of Sarah Caldwell Campbell, of Stranraer. Buried in STRANRAER (GLEBE) CEMETERY Wigtownshire, United Kingdom. Section. G. Class 1. Grave 101.
CARSEWELL
Thomas
Private 3320377, 1st Battalion, Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders. Died 16 July 1942. Aged 22. Buried in KIRKEE WAR CEMETERY, India,
CASEY
Robert Smith
Private 3188902, 5th Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers. Died 21 April 1941. Aged 20. Son of David McDowall Casey and Jeannie McCaig Casey, of Stranraer. Buried in STRANRAER (GLEBE) CEMETERY Wigtownshire, United Kingdom. Section V. Class 4. Grave 45.
CLUCKIE
James A
Sapper 3188722, 17th Field Company, Royal Engineers. Died 1 June 1940. Aged 21. No known grave. Commemorated on DUNKIRK MEMORIAL, Nord, France.
COOK
Leonard
Private 3189174, 1st Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Died 25 May 1944. Aged 23. No known grave. Commemorated on RANGOON MEMORIAL Myanmar
COUPETHWAITE
James
Carpenter, H.M.S. Naval Auxilary (Merchant Navy). Died 18 May 1940. Aged 36. No known grave. Commemorated on LIVERPOOL NAVAL MEMORIAL, Lancashire, United Kingdom.
DEWER
John
Ordinary Seaman P/X18901A, H.M.S. Patroclus, Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve. Died 3 November 1940. Aged 25. No known grave. Commemorated on PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.
DICKS
Peter
Sub Lieutenant, H.M.S. Vvictorious, Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve. Died 5 August 1944. Aged 21. Buried in TRINCOMALEE WAR CEMETERY, Sri Lanka,
DOUGAN
James
Sergeant 2817580, 6th Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders (Ross-Shire Buffs). Died 6 June 1940. Aged 31. Son of William and Elizabeth Dougan, of Stranraer; husband of Jessie Dougan, of Stranraer. Buried in STRANRAER (GLEBE) CEMETERY, Wigtownshire. Section J. Class 2. Grave 39.
ESPIE
James
Sapper 14213541, 255 Field Company, Royal Engineers. Died 2 March 1944. Aged 20. Buried in MINTURNO WAR CEMETERY Italy
EVENS
Thomas
No further information currently available
FARRELL
Alexander Hamilton
Aicraftman 1st Class 979215, 286 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 6 March 1942. Buried in STRANRAER (GLEBE) CEMETERY, Wigtownshire. Section U. Class 4. Grave 29.
FERGUSSON
Andrew
No further information currently available
FERGUSSON
Robert S
No further information currently available
GALLOWAY
Thomas
No further information currently available
GOULSTON
Kenneth J
No further information currently available
GRAHAM
William
No further information currently available
GRAY
A Douglas
No further information currently available
HAMILTON
Andrew
No further information currently available
HAMILTON
William
No further information currently available
HANNAH
William M
Sergeant 352525, Royalk Air Force. Died 3 April 1945. Aged 42. Buried in NAPLES WAR CEMETERY, Italy,
HARPER
Gordon
No further information currently available
HENRY
William
Private 1647344, 8th Battalion, Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders. Died 16 October 1944. Aged 27. Buried in BOLOGNA WAR CEMETERYItaly
HOLMES
Hugh M
No further information currently available
HUGHES
George Cain
No further information currently available
IRVINE
James B M
No further information currently available
KENNEDY
David
Gunner 1766463, 153 Battery, 51 H.A.A. Regiment, Royal Artillery. Died 23 March 1946. Aged 25. Buried in MORO RIVER CANADIAN WAR CEMETERY Italy
KILPATRICK
Charles
Chief Engineer, M.V. California Star. Died 4 March 43. Aged 39. No known grave. Commemorated on TOWER HILL MEMORIAL London, United Kingdom.
LITTLE
Alexander
Donkeyman, H.M.S. Princess Victoria, Naval Auxiliary Personnel (M.N.). Died 18 May 1940. Aged 51. No known grave. Commemorated on LIVERPOOL NAVAL MEMORIAL, Lancashire, United Kingdom.
LITTLE
James
No further information currently available
LOCK
Alex C
Captain EC/9655, 1st Battalion, 4th Prince of Wales' Own Gurkha Rifles. Died 31 May 1944. Aged. No known grave. Commemorated on RANGOON MEMORIAL Myanmar
LOVE (CAIRNS)
Andrew
Andrew Love actually changed his name to Cairns prior to his death. Captain 167512, 7th Battalion, York and Lancaster Regiment formerly Pipe-Major, 2nd Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers. Died 6th February 1942. Aged 34. Son of Andrew Love Cairns and Margaret Cairns; husband of Agnes Steele Cairns (nee Webster), of Juniper Green, Edinburgh. Buried in COLINTON PARISH CHURCHYARD, SOUTHERN EXTENSION, Colinton, Edinburgh, Scotland. Section N. Grave 27.
LYNDSAY
John H
No further information currently available
MARSHALL
Robert Bates Aleander
Aircraftman 1st Class 1821279, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 31 May 1944. Aged 19. Son of Robert Marshall, and of Mary Marshall, of Stranraer. Buried in STRANRAER (GLEBE) CEMETERY Wigtownshire, United Kingdom. Section I. Class 2. Grave 9.
McCALMONT
James
Bosun, H.M.S. Princess Victoria, Naval Auxiliary Personnel (M.N.). Died 18 May 1940. Aged. No known grave. Commemorated on LIVERPOOL NAVAL MEMORIAL, Lancashire, United Kingdom.
McCAMON
William
Private 3189495, 5th Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers. Died 24 June 1944. Aged 26. Son of William and Elizabeth McCamon; husband of Martha Taylor McCamon, of Stranraer. Buried in STRANRAER (GLEBE) CEMETERY Wigtownshire, United Kingdom. Section R. Class 2. Grave 18.
McCLOY
John A
Private 3194145, 7th (Airborne) Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers. Died 23 September 1944. Aged 27. No known grave. Commemorated on GROESBEEK MEMORIAL Gelderland, Netherlands,
McCRAE
John
Sergeant 1990881, 220 Field Company, Royal Engineers. Died 15 February 1944. Aged 27. Buried in ANZIO WAR CEMETERY Italy
McDOWALL
Ian
Flight Sergeant 1556367, 27 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 16 November 1944. Aged. No known grave. Commemorated on SINGAPORE MEMORIAL Singapore
McGARRIE
John
Greaser, H.M.S. Avenger, Naval Auxiliary Personnel (M.N.). Died 15 November 1942. Aged 26. No known grave. Commemorated on LIVERPOOL NAVAL MEMORIAL, Lancashire, United Kingdom.
McKEAN
George
Sapper 1896460, 263 Field Company, Royal Engineers. Died 6 June 1944. Aged 29. No known grave. Commemorated on BAYEUX MEMORIAL Calvados, France.
McKIE
James
No further information currently available
McLEAN
Peter
Private 7655022, Royal Army Ordnance Corps. Died 1 September 1941. Aged 34. Son of Peter and Mary H. McLean; husband of Christina M. H. G. McLean, of Stranraer. Buried in STRANRAER (GLEBE) CEMETERY Wigtownshire, United Kingdom. Section S. Class 3. Grave 11.
McNAIRNEY
Thomas
Corporal 3188646, 5th Battalion Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders. Killed in action 14th July /1943 in Francofonte, Sicily. Aged 26. Buried in SYRACUSE WAR CEMETERY, SICILY, Italy. Plot VI Row F Grave 16.
MILLAR
John Boyd
[Listed as MILLER on CWGC] Driver 3190352, Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers. Died 11 December 1946. Aged 26 (CWGC states 27). Son of Samuel James Woods McNairney and Mary Ann Lowe McNairney; husband of Louise McNairney, of Edinburgh. Buried in STRANRAER (GLEBE) CEMETERY Wigtownshire, United Kingdom.
MUIR
John A
Second Engineer, M.V. Inverdargle (Glasgow), Merchant Navy. Died 16 January 1940. Aged 45. No known grave. Commemorated on TOWER HILL MEMORIAL London, United Kingdom.
MURRAY
James
No further information currently available
NELSON
Peter C
No further information currently available
O'CONNER
Robina
No further information currently available
PATON
John
No further information currently available
PAXTON
Robert H
Sergeant (Flt. Engr) 1329560, 550 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 31 March 1944. Aged 39. Buried in HEVERLEE WAR CEMETERY Leuven, Vlaams-Brabant, Belgium.
RANKIN, DFC
John M
Flying Officer 117925, 107 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 27 August 1943. Aged 32. Awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC). Buried in AUCHY-AU-BOIS CHURCHYARD Pas de Calais, France.
ROGER
Robert
No further information currently available
TAIT
Croom
Private 3190847, 5th Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders (Ross-Shire Buffs). Died 18 July 1944. Aged 23. Buried in BANNEVILLE-LA-CAMPAGNE WAR CEMETERY, Calvados, France.
THOMPSON
James McMordland
Driver T/14496757, 253 (Airborne) Comp. Company, Royal Army Service Corps. Died 25 May 1945. Aged 18. Son of Andrew and Margaret Thompson, of Stranraer. Buried in STRANRAER (GLEBE) CEMETERY Wigtownshire, United Kingdom. Section U. Class 4. Grave 9.
TOMLIN
William
Driver 192566, Royal Army Service Corps. Died 30 March 1941. Aged 24. Buried in BENGHAZI WAR CEMETERY Libya
WILSON
George
Warrant Officer 509005, Royal Air Force. Died 30 September 1945. Aged 35. Buried in INCH PARISH CHURCHYARD Wigtownshire, United Kingdom.
WILSON
Thomas
Greaser, S.S. Princess Maud (Stranraer), Merchant Navy. Died 31 May 1940. Aged 42. Son of Thomas and Agnes Wilson, of Stranraer; husband of Catherine Smith Wilson, of Stranraer. Buried in STRANRAER (GLEBE) CEMETERY Wigtownshire, United Kingdom. Section D. Class 1. Grave 62.
DAVIDSON
A B
Sergeant 2326455, Eight Army Signals, Royal Signal Corps. Died 10 December 1944. Aged 32. Buried in CESENA WAR CEMETERY, Italy,

Other Conflicts

HILL
Thomas Gilbert
Private 22186456, The King's Own Scottish Borderers attached to The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders. Died 23 September 1950. Aged 19. Born 23 June 1931. Buried in UN Memorial Cemetery, Korea. Plot 39. Row 6.T G Hill Grave, UN Cemetery, Korea

Peacetime Duries (Northern Ireland)

SHINGLESTON, MM
Herbert
Staff Sergeant 24035692, HQ Company, King's Own Scottish Borderers. Died 25th November 1976. Aged 29. Born 11 March 1947. Married. Awarded the Military Medal (M.M.). Buried in STRANRAER (GLEBE) CEMETERY Wigtownshire, United Kingdom. Section 48. Row 4.

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