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Royal Scots

12th Battalion

ROYAL  SCOTS

(Lothian Regiment)

27th Brigade / 9th (Scottish) Division

 

1st July : Billon Wood.

2nd July : Montauban.

3rd July : Attack and taking of Bernafay Wood.

8th July : Billon-Wood.

13th July : Caterpillar Valley.

14th-16th July : Attack of Longueval.

16th July : Talus Boisé.

18th July : Longueval.

19th July : Talus Boisé.

21st July : Fricourt area.

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10th October : Mametz Wood.

19th October : High Wood.

20th October : In front line in Le Sars sector.

24th October : Mametz Wood.

25th october : Becourt.

26th October : Franvillers.

 

158 names

20450    Private

John

ADAM

Killed in action on the 14th-18th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14881    Lance Corporal

Robert

AIRD

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22783    Private

Alexander

ANDERSON

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20695    Private

John

ANDERSON

Killed in action on the 14th-18th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14980    Private

Charles

BAIN

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

43241    Private

Robert A.

BANKS

Killed in action on the 21st October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

40335    Private

Alexander

BELL

Killed in action on the 21st October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21965    Private

William

BELL

Died of wounds on the 15th July 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension

 

20691    Lance Corporal

William

BENNET

Died of wounds on the 9th August 1916 - Age 35

Rest in peace in Abbeville Communal Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

Walter James

BENNETT

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

14696    Sergeant

George

BERTRAM

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

12961    Private

Thomas

BERTRAM

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

26707    Private

William

BLACK

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

26247    Private

George

BOLTON

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21039    Private

James

BOWIE

Died of wounds on the 15th July 1916 - Age 43

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

14925    Lance Corporal

Howard

BROWN

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

40307    Private

William Drysdale

BRYDON

Died of wounds on the 22nd October 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

Lieutenant-Colonel

Hubert Lionel

BUDGE

Died of wounds on the 13th July 1916 - Age 38

Rest in peace in Carnoy Military Cemetery

 

13972    Private

George

BURNETT

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

15944    Private

George F.

BURNS

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14253    Private

James

CAIRNEY

Died of wounds on the 21st October 1916

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

18213    Private

William Grant

CAMPBELL

Died of wounds on the 15th July 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension

 

15150    Lance Corporal

Hugh

CARLIN

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12267    Private

James

CASEY

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916 - Age 31

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11045    Private

Alexander

CHRISTIE

Killed in action on the 8th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22877    Private

Robert

CONNOR

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13482    Corporal

Robert F.

CRAN

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16309    Private

John

CRAWFORD

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916

Rest in peace in Bernafay Wood British Cemetery

 

Lieutenant

David

CROMBIE

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Peronne Road Cemetery

 

10774    Private

Fred Arthur

CULLANE

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

12990    Lance Corporal

Andrew Wood

CUTHBERTSON

Killed in action on the 13th July 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Bronfay Farm Military Cemetery

 

14711    Corporal

William

DALLAS

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11969    Lance Sergeant

John

DAVIES

Died of wounds on the 16th July 1916

Rest in peace in Daours Communal Cemetery Extension

 

12522    Private

Joseph

DEMPSEY

Died of wounds on the 30th July 1916

Rest in peace in Abbeville Communal Cemetery

 

23147    Private

William

DENHOLM

Killed in action on the 8th July 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

26452    Private

Robert

DICKEY

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

13717    Private

John

DOWNIE

Killed in action on the 16th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

15829    Private

Michael

DOYLE

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916 - Age 41

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22925    Private

James

DRUMMOND

Died of wounds on the 25th July 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

43273    Private

James Watt

DUGUID

Killed in action on the 21st October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

26300    Lance Corporal

Robert

DUNLOP

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

17877    Sergeant

Arthur John

FARMER

Killed in action on the 8th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14872    Private

Peter

FEENEY

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

26548    Lance Corporal

Angus

FINLAYSON

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13476    Private

John

FLANAGAN

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

12230    Private

Patrick

FLANAGAN

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916 - Age 35

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

7485    Company Sergeant Major

James

FORBES

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916 - Age 33

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

27068    Private

Alexander

FRASER

Killed in action on the 19th July 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

14661    Sergeant

William

FRASER

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20840    Private

John

FROST

Killed in action on the 20th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20721    Private

David

FULTON

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

11912    Private

Adam

FYFE

Died of wounds on the 19th July 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

2940    Private

Samuel

GASTON

Died of wounds on the 1st August 1916

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

23594    Private

James

GIBSON

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Arthur William Frederick

GLENDINNING

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

David Elder

GORDON

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

20316    Private

John

GRADY

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13594    Corporal

John

GRAHAM

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13999    Private

George McLaren

GRANT

Killed in action on the 22nd July 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12804    Private

Peter

GRAY

Died of wounds on the 2nd July 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

6301    Private

George

GREENALL

Killed in action on the 16th July 1916 - Age 36

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

15004    Private

John S.

GRIEVE

Killed in action on the 8th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23744    Private

Stanley Victor

GRIFFIN

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

7058    Sergeant

Thomas Charles

HALL

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14707    Private

Peter

HAMILL

Killed in action on the 2nd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

15776    Private

James

HAMILTON

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

26519    Private

Alexander

HARLEY

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13727    Company Sergeant Major

David Thomson

HARLEY

Killed in action on the 16th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16914    Private

John

HARPER

Killed in action on the 19th July 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

2705    Private

James

HAWKER

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

18456    Private

James

HENDRY

Died of wounds on the 21st October 1916

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

3326    Private

Edward

HENRY

Killed in action on the 3rd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2870    Private

Adam

HILLOCKS

Killed in action on the 22nd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20331    Private

James

HUMPHRIES

Killed in action on the 13th July 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Bronfay Farm Military Cemetery

 

12338    Lance Corporal

James

HUNTER

Killed in action on the 6th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16066    Lance Corporal

David

HUTCHISON

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13475    Private

Robert

INGLIS

Died of wounds on the 15th July 1916

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

1784    Private

Thomas

INGLIS

Died of wounds on the 4th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

27913    Private

Alexander

JACK

Killed in action on the 16th July 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12962    Sergeant

David Hume

JOHNSTON

Died of wounds on the 14th July 1916 - Age 35

Rest in peace in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

 

12993    Private

William

JOHNSTON

Died of wounds on the 18th July 1916

Rest in peace in Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension

 

23597    Private

James

JOHNSTONE

Died of wounds on the 15th July 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Dive Copse British Cemetery

 

14679    Lance Sergeant

John

JOYCE

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

20257    Private

Thomas

LEIGHTON

Killed in action on the 19th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14757    Lance Corporal

James

LIGHTBODY

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13414    Private

Francis

LONG

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916 - Age 31

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13455    Lance Corporal

George

LUNN

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10144    Sergeant

Alexander

MACINTOSH, served as GORDON

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12442    Private

John

MACKAY

Killed in action on the 2nd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16892    Private

William

MacKENZIE

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Captain

Francis Joseph

MALONEY

Died of wounds on the 20th July 1916

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

15788    Private

Frank

MARREN

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

18475    Private

Alexander

MATHIESON

Died of wounds on the 27th July 1916

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

22705    Private

Thomas Gladstone

MAYCROFT

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

3693     Private

Arthur George

McDONALD

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14267     Private

John

McDOUGALL

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

26258     Private

Edward

McGILL

Killed in action on the 19th July 1916 - Age 36

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10625     Private

William

McGUNIGAL

Killed in action on the 13th July 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Bronfay Farm Military Cemetery

 

20702     Private

George

McKENZIE

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916 - Age 40

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21290     Private

George

McLEAN

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916

Rest in peace in Bray Military Cemetery

 

18488    Private

Joseph

McMURRAY

Killed in action on the 6th July 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

16297     Private

Joseph

McNAMEE

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13413     Lance Corporal

James

McTEE

Killed in action on the 14th-18th July 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22727     Private

William

MENZIES

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23036     Private

William

MILLER

Killed in action on the 14th-18th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16395    Private

William

MORE

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

Second Lieutenant

Herbert Butler

MULLIGAN, MC

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3471     Private

George

MURRAY

Killed in action on the 7th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8807     Private

John

MURRAY

Died of wounds on the 7th July 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in Peronne Road Cemetery

 

20949     Private

Hugh

NAIRN

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916 - Age 38

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22945    Private

John

NEIL

Killed in action on the 21st October 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Warlencourt British Cemetery

 

20984     Private

John

NELSON

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

27979     Private

William

NICOLL

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23694     Private

William

NIVEN

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

40122    Private

William

NIVEN

Died in service on the 29th October 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in St Hilaire Cemetery

 

9823    Private

Charles

ORAM

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

13517    Private

George

PARK

Killed in action on the 20th October 1916 - Age 40

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

15039     Private

William

PEDEN

Killed in action on the 6th July 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

40295    Private

James

POOLE

Killed in action on the 21st October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13950    Private

John

PRENTICE

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916

Rest in peace in Peronne Road Cemetery

 

23659     Private

Henry George

RADFORD

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

15910    Private

Richard

RAE

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

14258     Private

Alexander

REID

Died of wounds on the 17th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

43258    Private

Robert

RIACH

Killed in action on the 20th October 1916 - Age 38

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

John Mearns

RITCHIE

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

16204     Private

John

ROBB

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22917     Private

Daniel

SHAW

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3742     Private

George

SIM

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

20282     Private

David Black

SMITH

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16677     Private

Thomas

SMITH

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916 - Age 36

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14978    Private

John Bernard

SNEE

Killed in action on the 20th October 1916 - Age 35

Rest in peace in Warlencourt British Cemetery

 

23296     Private

Robert

STEIN

Killed in action on the 6th July 1916

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

31141    Private

Robert

STEVENS

Died of wounds on the 21st October 1916

Rest in peace in Bazentin-le-Petit Military Cemetery

 

11235     Private

Harry

STEWART

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20720     Private

William

STEWART

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

14628     Private

John

STORIE

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916 - Age 36

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16865    Private

Frank

SUNDERLAND

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3528     Private

James

SWANSTON

Killed in action on the 2nd July 1916 - Age 44

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20266     Sergeant

Ernest

TARBOX

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3345     Sergeant

Peter

TAYLOR

Killed in action on the 17th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13072    Private

Hugh

THAYNE

Killed in action on the 4th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20516    Private

Nathan

THOMAS

Killed in action on the 19th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1364    Private

George

THOMPSON

Killed in action on the 19th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11575     Private

George

THOMSON

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

40294    Private

Robert

THOMSON

Died of wounds on the 21st October 1916

Rest in peace in Bazentin-le-Petit Military Cemetery

 

15766     Private

Alexander

VEITCH

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

8411     Sergeant

Frederick C.

WATERING

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

Second Lieutenant

Arthur

WATKINSON

Died of wounds on the 3rd August 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

22876     Private

Matthew

WATSON

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

23210    Private

William

WILKINSON

Died of wounds on the 14th July 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension

 

13563     Private

James

WILLIAMSON

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

3420    Sergeant

Andrew Clarke

WILSON

Died of wounds on the 18th July 1916 - Age 41

Rest in peace in Wimereux Communal Cemetery

 

4166     Corporal

James

WILSON

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916 - Age 35

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20762     Private

Andrew

WYLIE

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Claude Norman

YOUNG

Died of wounds on the 14th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

40259    Private

William

YOUNG

Killed in action on the 24th October 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Warlencourt British Cemetery

 

20968    Private

William McD.

YOUNG

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

 

23511    Private

Thomas

YUILL

Killed in action on the 8th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

 

MAN SERVING IN AN OTHER UNIT

 

23067    Lance Corporal

Charles G.

STUART

1/9th Royal Scots

Killed in action on the 22nd July 1916 - Age 37

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial