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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 M

Able Seaman J/47150, H.M.S. Watchman., Royal Navy. Died 27 October 1918. Aged 22. Buried in STRANRAER (SHEUCHAN) CEMETERY, Wigtownshire, United Kingdom.

ALLAN Alex

No further information currently available

ALLISON Hugh

Private 41465, 9th Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Killed in action 9 April 1917. Aged 26. Enlisted Ayr, resident Stranraer. Buried in BAILLEUL ROAD WEST CEMETERY, ST. LAURENT-BLANGY, Pas de Calais, France.

AULD Robert

Sapper 177744, 7th Field Company, Royal Engineers. Died in United Kingdom 24 January 1918. Aged 33. Born and enlisted Stranraer. Buried in STRANRAER (GLEBE) CEMETERY Wigtownshire, United Kingdom.

BAIRD James

No further information currently available

BAIRD Thomas

Rifleman B/200173, 10th Battalion, Rifle Brigade. Died 28 October 1916. Aged 30. Born Inch, enlisted and resident Stranraer. Formerly 6178, London Regiment. Buried in STRANRAER (SHEUCHAN) CEMETERY, Wigtownshire, United Kingdom.

BALLANTYNE John

Private 16268, 1st Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Killed in action 26 September 1917. Born and enlisted Stranraer. 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. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

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. 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. 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. 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. Buried in BRANDHOEK NEW MILITARY CEMETERY, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

CAIRNEY Richard

No further information currently available

CALDWELL Roland

No further information currently available

CALDWELL Samuel

Private 8177, 1st/5th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died at Gallipoli 12 July 1915. Aged 19. Enlisted Stranraer, resident Leswalt. Commemorated on HELLES MEMORIAL Turkey

CALDWELL William

No further information currently available

CAMPBELL Samuel

Private 285379, 6th Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders. Died 20 November 1917. Aged 39. Buried in ORIVAL WOOD CEMETERY, FLESQUIERES, Nord, France.

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. 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. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France.

COLLINS Robert N

Private S/16593, 2nd Battalion, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders. killed in action 25 September 1917. Aged 23. Born and resident Stranraer, enlisted Glasgow. Buried in HOOGE CRATER CEMETERY Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

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. Commemorated on HELLES MEMORIAL, Turkey. Panel 72 to 75.

CRAWFORD Edward C

Ordinary Seaman J/42735, H.M.S. Harpy, Royal Navy. Died 5 October 1918. Aged 19. Commemorated on CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL Kent, United Kingdom.

CUTHBERTSON Alexander Swainson

Lance Corporal 10660, 2nd Battalion, Scots Guards. Died of wounds 16 May 1915. Born and resident Newton Stewart, enlisted Stranraer. 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. 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

No further information currently available

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. Died 26 October 1918. Aged 23. Buried in AULNOY COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Nord, France.

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. Buried in RAMLEH WAR CEMETERY, Israel.

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. Commemorated on HELLES MEMORIAL Turkey

FORSYTH William

Private 267612, 6th Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders. Killed in action 31 July 1917. Aged 24. Born and enlisted Stranraer. No known grave. Commemorated on YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

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. Buried in DOZINGHEM MILITARY CEMETERY Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

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. Buried in DARTMOOR CEMETERY, BECORDEL-BECOURT, Somme, France.

GIBB William

No further information currently available

GILLESPIE John

Private 10322, 1st Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders. Killed in action 20 December 1914. Aged 28. Born Inch, enlisted Stranraer. Commemorated on LE TOURET MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France.

GOVAN David

Private 3/6977, 1st Battalion, Black Watch (Royal Highlanders). Died 9 May 1915. Aged 24. Commemorated on LE TOURET MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France.

GRAHAM John

No further information currently available

HAGAN John

No further information currently available

HALL David

Able Seaman CLYDE/Z/5057, Howe Battalion R.N. Div., Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve. Died 8 June 1917. Aged 20. Buried in DUISANS BRITISH CEMETERY, ETRUN Pas de Calais, France.

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. Formerly 5036, 78 Training Reserve. No known grave. Commemorated on PLOEGSTEERT MEMORIAL Comines-Warneton, Hainaut, Belgium.

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. 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. Commemorated on HELLES MEMORIAL, Turkey. Panel 84 to 92 or 220 to 222.

HAMILTON John

Corporal 10324, Seaforth Highlanders. Died 14 May 1918. Aged 29. Buried in STRANRAER (GLEBE) CEMETERY Wigtownshire, United Kingdom.

HAMILTON Thomas

Private 16089, 6th/7th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died 29 December 1916. Aged 23. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France.

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. Commemorated on SOISSONS MEMORIAL, Aisne, France.

HARVEY Harry

No further information currently available

HEUGHAN John P

No further information currently available

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. Buried in CAMBRIN CHURCHYARD EXTENSION, Pas de Calais, France.

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. Buried in MORY ABBEY MILITARY CEMETERY, MORY, Pas de Calais, France.

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, Royal Engineers. Died 17 December 1918

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. 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 L:eswalt, enlisted Stranraer. Commemorated on HELLES MEMORIAL Turkey

LITTLE H

No further information currently available

LOCK Alexander G

No further information currently available

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. Buried in BAGHDAD (NORTH GATE) WAR CEMETERY, Iraq,

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. Died in India 12 January 1918. Aged 55. Born Camlachie, Glasgow, enlisted Irvine, resident Stranraer. Awarded the Distiguished Conduct Medal (D.C.M.). Commemorated on MADRAS 1914-1918 WAR MEMORIAL, CHENNAI India,

McCANDLISH William

No further information currently available

McCARLIE Alexander

Private 241436, 1st/4th Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders. Killed in action 20 July 1918. Aged 31. Born Newlace, enlisted Stranraer. Buried in MARFAUX BRITISH CEMETERY Marne, France.

McCASH William Henry

Sergeant 27482, 28th Company, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Killed in action 7 May 1917. Aged 21. Born Kirriemuir, Forfar, enlisted Glasgow, resident Stranraer. Formerly 4618, Highland Light Infantry. Commemorated on ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France.

McCLUMPHA Matthew

Private 8112, C' Company, 1st/5th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Killed in action at Gallipoli 30 December 1915. Aged 21. Enlisted Stranraer. Buried in TWELVE TREE COPSE CEMETERY Turkey

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 John

Private 4745, 19th Battalion, Australian Infantry, A.I.F. Died 8 January 1917. Aged 32. Buried in ST. SEVER CEMETERY EXTENSION, ROUEN Seine-Maritime, France.

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. 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. Formerly 3008, Ayrshire Yeomanry and 203571, Royal Scots Fusiliers. No known grave. Commemorated on ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France.

McCRAE Robert L

No further information currently available

McCREDIE John S

2nd Lieutenant, 235th Company, Machine Gun Corps (Inf). Died 30 November 1917. Aged 21. Commemorated on CAMBRAI MEMORIAL, LOUVERVAL Nord, France.

McDOWALL Harry W

Able Seaman ClydeZ/5050, Howe Battalion R.N. Div., Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve. Died 14 August 1917. Aged 20. Buried in ORCHARD DUMP CEMETERY, ARLEUX-EN-GOHELLE Pas de Calais, France.

McGEOCH Terrence

Private 557, 9th Battalion, Australian Infantry, A.I.F. Died 25 April 1915. 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. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France.

McHARRIE Robert

Captain, 5th Battalion attached 1st Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died 9 June 1918. Aged 22. Buried in SANDPITS BRITISH CEMETERY, FOUQUEREUIL, Pas de Calais, France.

McKAY Hugh J

Bosun, S.S. Polandia (Liverpool), Mercantile Marine. Died 24 November 1917. Aged 41. Commemorated on TOWER HILL MEMORIAL London, United Kingdom.

McKENZIE Robert

Private 8092, 4th RegimentSouth African Infantry. Died 9 April 1917. Aged 33. Son of Margaret McKenzie, of 3, Station St., Stranraer, . Buried in CABARET-ROUGE BRITISH CEMETERY, SOUCHEZ,

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. Biorn and enlisted Stranraer. Buried inALEXANDRIA (CHATBY) MILITARY AND WAR MEMORIAL CEMETERY, Egypt. Section K. Grave 29.

McKILLOPS J

Private 18982, 1st Battalion, Border Regiment. Died 28 June 1915. Commemorated on HELLES MEMORIAL Turkey

McKILLOPS William

No further information currently available

McKINTYRE John

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McKYLE John

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McLELLAN Kenneth

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McMILLAN Donald J

Lance Corporal 13116, 1st Battalion, Bedfordshire Regiment. Died 5 May 1915. Aged 22. 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. Commemorated on VIMY MEMORIAL Pas de Calais, France.

McWHIRTER William T J

Private 41398, 1st Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Died 20 May 1917. Aged 31. Buried in CROISILLES BRITISH CEMETERY Pas de Calais, France.

McWILLIAM William

No further information currently available

MONTEITH William

Private 240990, B, Company, 1st/5th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died 1 October 1918. Buried in PROVILLE BRITISH CEMETERY Nord, France.

MORGAN James

No further information currently available

MORRISON William

Private 41025, 1st Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died 26 September 1917. Aged 28. Commemorated on TYNE COT MEMORIAL, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

MORRISON William

No further information currently available

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. Commemorated on VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL Pas de Calais, France.

MURRAY John B

Lance Corporal 3192, 8th Battalion, Australian Infantry, A.I.F. Died 11 August 1918. Aged 33. Commemorated on VILLERS-BRETONNEUX MEMORIAL Somme, France.

NEIL Gilbert

Sapper 93258, 218th Field Company, Royal Engineers. Died 9 July 1917. Aged 22. Buried in COXYDE MILITARY CEMETERY Koksijde, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

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. Buried in LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY, Poperinge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

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 W

2nd Lieutenant, 6th Battalion, King's Shropshire Light Infantry. Died 25 March 1918. Aged 22. Buried in ROYE NEW BRITISH CEMETERY Somme, France.

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

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PATTERSON William

No further information currently available

PIRRIE John

Private 8079, 1st/5th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died 13 July 1915. Aged 24. Commemorated on HELLES MEMORIAL Turkey

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. Commemorated on BASRA MEMORIAL Iraq

RENNIE Alexander

Private 859919, 43rd Canadian Infantry (manitoba regt). Died 26 October 1917. 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. Commemorated on HELLES MEMORIAL Turkey

RICHARDSON James

Private S/9540, 2nd Battalion, Gordon Highlanders. Died 5 September 1916. Commemorated on THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France.

ROBERTSON John C

Private 14676, 1st Battalion, Scots Guards. Died 23 August 1918. Aged 21. Buried in BUCQUOY ROAD CEMETERY, FICHEUX Pas de Calais, France.

ROBINSON Joseph

No further information currently available

ROBINSON Thomas

No further information currently available

ROSS John P

Sergeant 1863, 9th (Glasgow Hds.) Battalion, Highland Light Infantry. Died 27 December 1916. Aged 33. Buried in HEM FARM MILITARY CEMETERY, HEM-MONACU Somme, France.

ROWDEN James

Private 282550, 7th Battalion, Highland Light Infantry. Died while a Prisoner of War 2 September 1917. Aged 23. Commemorated on BASRA MEMORIAL Iraq

RUSSELL Thomas

No further information currently available

SAUL Alexander

No further information currently available

SMALL Edwin

Private 4567, 2nd Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died 14 March 1915. Aged 35. 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. Buried in TWELVE TREE COPSE CEMETERY Turkey

SMELLIE Andrew K

No further information currently available

SNODGRASS Hugh

Lance Corporal 7852, 1st/5th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died 12 July 1915. Commemorated on HELLES MEMORIAL Turkey

STEWART Hugh

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THOM Neil

No further information currently available

THOMPSON Alexander

Leading Seaman 4051B, S.S. Stanhope., Royal Naval Reserve. Died 17 June 1917. Aged 32. Commemorated on PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom.

THOMSON Alex F

Private 40405, 4th Battalion, Highland Light Infantry. Died 21 March 1917. Aged 18. Commemorated on ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France.

THOMSON James

No further information currently available

THOMSON William

Private 203701, 2nd Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died 27 March 1918. Aged 29. Resident of 19 Prince's St., Stranraer, Wigtownshire.. Commemorated on POZIERES MEMORIAL, Somme, France.

TORRANCE Daniel

Private CH/2420 (S), 1st R.M. Battalion R.N. Div., Royal Marine Light Infantry. Died 2 September 1918. Aged 19. Resident of Innermessan, Stranraer, Wigtownshire.. Commemorated on VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL Pas de Calais, France.

TULLY James W

Private 41431, 2nd Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers. Died 25 July 1918. Aged 19. Buried in LONGUENESSE (ST. OMER) SOUVENIR CEMETERY, Pas de Calais, France.

TUNNOCK David

Private 41282, 13th Battalion, Royal Scots. Died 23 April 1917. Aged 33. Resident 11, Green Vale St., Stranraer, Wigtownshire., ARRAS MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France.

WALLACE Thomas

No further information currently available

WHYTE Alan H

2nd Lieutenant, 11th Battalion, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders. Died 9 April 1917. Aged 29. Buried in CABARET-ROUGE BRITISH CEMETERY, SOUCHEZ Pas de Calais, France.

WILLIAMSON John

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WILSON John

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WILSON William A

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WOOD Fred M

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WOOD Samuel

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WYLLIE John

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"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. 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. Buried in STRANRAER (GLEBE) CEMETERY Wigtownshire, United Kingdom.

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 S

Private 3188902, 5th Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers. Died 21 April 1941. Aged 20. Buried in STRANRAER (GLEBE) CEMETERY Wigtownshire, United Kingdom.

CLUCKIE James A

Sapper 3188722, 17th Field Company, Royal Engineers. Died 1 June 1940. Aged 21. Commemorated on DUNKIRK MEMORIAL, Nord, France.

COOK Leonard

Private 3189174, 1st Battalion, Cameronians (Scottish Rifles). Died 25 May 1944. Aged 23. Commemorated on RANGOON MEMORIAL Myanmar

COUPETHWAITE James

Carpenter, H.M.S. Naval Auxilary (Merchant Navy). Died 18 May 1940. Aged 36. 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. 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

No further information currently available

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 H

No further information currently available

FERGUSSON Andrew

No further information currently available

FERGUSSON Robert S

No further information currently available

GALLOWAY Thomas

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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. 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. 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. 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 B A

ACM 1821279, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died 31 May 1944. Aged 19. Buried in STRANRAER (GLEBE) CEMETERY Wigtownshire, United Kingdom.

McCALMONT James

Bosun, H.M.S. Princess Victoria, Naval Auxiliary Personnel (M.N.). Died 18 May 1940. Aged. 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. Buried in STRANRAER (GLEBE) CEMETERY Wigtownshire, United Kingdom.

McCLOY John A

Private 3194145, 7th (Airborne) Battalion, King's Own Scottish Borderers. Died 23 September 1944. Aged 27. 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. Commemorated on SINGAPORE MEMORIAL Singapore

McGARRIE John

Greaser, H.M.S. Avenger, Naval Auxiliary Personnel (M.N.). Died 15 November 1942. Aged 26. Commemorated on LIVERPOOL NAVAL MEMORIAL, Lancashire, United Kingdom.

McKEAN George

Sapper 1896460, 263 Field Company, Royal Engineers. Died 6 June 1944. Aged 29. 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. Buried in STRANRAER (GLEBE) CEMETERY Wigtownshire, United Kingdom.

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 B

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. 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. Died 18 July 1944. Aged 23. Buried in BANNEVILLE-LA-CAMPAGNE WAR CEMETERY, Calvados, France.

THOMPSON James M

Driver T/14496757, 253 (Airborne) Comp. Company, Royal Army Service Corps. Died 25 May 1945. Aged 18. Buried in STRANRAER (GLEBE) CEMETERY Wigtownshire, United Kingdom.

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. Buried in STRANRAER (GLEBE) CEMETERY Wigtownshire, United Kingdom.

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 T G

Private 22186456, The King's Own Scottish Borderers attached to The Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders. Died 23rd September 1950. Aged 19. Buried in UN Memorial Cemetery, Korea. Plot 39. Row 6.

T G Hill Grave, UN Cemetery, Korea

Peacetime Duries (Northern Ireland)

SHINGLESTON, MM H

Staff Sergeant, HQ Company, King's Own Scottish Borderers. Died 25th November 1976. Aged 29. Married. Awarded the Military Medal (M.M.)

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