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Highland Light Infantry

18th Battalion

HIGHLAND LIGHT INFANTRY

(4th Glasgow)

106th Brigade / 35th Division

 

16th-25th July : Montauban / Bernafay Wood area. In support of the 9th (Scottish) Division and 3rd Division involved in Longueval/Delville Wood.

25th-30th July : Carnoy/Montauban area.

30th-31st July : Bernafay Trench / Maltz Horn Farm.

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20th August : Carnoy.

22nd-26th August : Maltz Horn Farm / Arrow Head Copse area.

 

76 names

4997    Private

James

ADAMS

Died of wounds on the 25th August 1916

Rest in peace in Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension

 

4716    Private

Torrance

AIRLIE

Killed in action on the 25th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4770    Private

Edward J.

ARCHIBALD

Died of wounds on the 17th July 1916

Rest in peace in Carnoy Military Cemetery

 

5171    Private

Archibald

AULD

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

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

24520    Private

Robert

BAILLIE

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916 - Age 41

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

24523    Private

John

BEGG

Killed in action on the 25th August 1916

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

5292    Private

Thomas

BEGLEY

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5004    Private

Alfred

BLOY

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

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

5335    Private

James

BRADY

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4794    Private

Edward

BURNS

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

4787    Private

William

CAMERON

Killed in action on the 24th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5298    Private

James

CARR

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

26605     Private

John

COLLINS

Killed in action on the 25th August 1916

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

5614    Private

Francis

CONNELLY

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5266     Private

Francis

DAVIS

Killed in action on the 23rd July 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

4784    Private

William T.

DONNELLY

Killed in action on the 24th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4975    Lance Corporal

Arthur S.

EDGAR

Killed in action on the 20th July 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

4632    Private

Robert

ELDER

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5056     Private

Hugh

ELLIOTT

Died of wounds on the 2nd September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in St Pierre Cemetery

 

5654    Private

Francis

FORREST

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5584    Private

John

FREW

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5287    Private

Malcolm

GIBSON

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5183     Private

Adam

GRAHAM

Died of wounds on the 24th August 1916

Rest in peace in Dive Copse British Cemetery

 

4900    Private

Andrew

GRAHAM

Killed in action on the 20th July 1916

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

22113    Private

Thomas

GRAHAM

Killed in action on the 19th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5229    Private

Samuel

GRANT

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

26610    Private

William C.

GUNSON

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

14755     Private

Alexander D.

HANNIGAN

Killed in action on the 25th August 1916

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

5231    Private

James

HART

Killed in action on the 27th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5411    Private

William

HERBISON

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22044    Corporal

William

HILLYEAR

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4654    Private

Nathaniel

HOUSTON

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4879    Private

Francis

KEARNEY

Killed in action on the 25th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5783     Private

William

KELLY

Died of wounds on the 1st August 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

22059    Private

John

KERR

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4952     Private

James

KIRKPATRICK

Killed in action on the 27th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5585     Private

Alfred

KNOX

Died of wounds on the 2nd August 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Glasgow (Riddrie Park) Cemetery

 

5208    Lance Corporal

David

LOW

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4710    Private

John

McCALLUM

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

5061    Private

Patrick

McCORMICK

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5219    Private

James

McCREADIE

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4937    Private

Colin

McCULLOCH

Died of wounds on the 27th July 1916 - Age 32

Rest in peace in Abbeville Communal Cemetery

 

5550    Private

George

McINTOSH

Killed in action on the 17th July 1916

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

5147    Private

Ivey

McLATCHIE

Died of wounds on the 19th July 1916

Rest in peace in Dive Copse British Cemetery

 

5203    Company Sergeant Major

William J.

McMORROW

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

28406     Private

James

McNAMARA

Killed in action on the 25th August 1916

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

22175     Private

Henry

McQUATTER

Died of wounds on the 31st August 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

5685    Private

Michael

MEENAN

Killed in action on the 24th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

C/4564     Private

Arthur

MEFFAN

Died of wounds on the 27th July 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

 

26632    Private

Walter

MURDOCH

Killed in action on the 24th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5602     Lance Corporal

John

MURRAY

Killed in action on the 24th July 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25603     Private

John

NEILSON

Killed in action on the 25th August 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

5559    Private

Herbert

NOBLE

Killed in action on the 24th August 1916

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

4764    Private

George

PINKERTON

Killed in action on the 24th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4688     Corporal

James Miller

PRENTICE

Died of wounds on the 22nd July 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

5217    Private

Alexander

RITCHIE

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5189    Private

John

ROBERTSON

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Peronne Road Cemetery

 

4670    Private

Thomas

SIMPSON

Died of wounds on the 19th July 1916

Rest in peace in Peronne Road Cemetery

 

5416    Private

John

SMITH

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4996    Private

William Harrison

SMITH

Died of wounds on the 23rd July 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

5176    Private

Hugh

SMYTH

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5299    Private

Thomas

SNEDDON

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4799    Private

John

SWEENEY

Killed in action on the 24th August 1916

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

30215     Lance Corporal

John

TASSIE

Killed in action on the 25th August 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

5730    Private

Robert J.

THOM

Killed in action on the 24th August 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

30204    Private

James

THOMSON

Killed in action on the 25th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5175    Private

Neil

THOMSON

Killed in action on the 23rd July 1916

Rest in peace in Dantzig Alley British Cemetery

 

4695    Private

Joseph

THORBURN

Died of wounds on the 25th July 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban

 

1526    Sergeant

Adam L.

VIDLER

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916 - Age 30

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5087    Lance Corporal

James

WALLACE

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4823    Private

Hugh

WATERSTON

Killed in action on the 19th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5077    Private

Robert

WATSON

Killed in action on the 24th July 1916 - Age 33

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

5260    Private

James

WHITTET

Killed in action on the 18th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10225    Sergeant

Henry

WHITTINGTON

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4738    Lance Corporal

David

WINTON

Killed in action on the 15th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

 

 

4479    Corporal

John

YOUNG

Killed in action on the 24th August 1916

Rest in peace in Quarry Cemetery, Montauban