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Black Watch

1st Battalion

THE BLACK WATCH

(Royal Highlanders)

1st Brigade / 1st Division

 

10th-14th July : Contalmaison. Capture of Contalmaison Wood and Lower Wood.

20th-25th July : Tours in Bazentin-le-Petit Wood.

16th-18th August : Attacks on Intermediate Trench.

3rd September : Attack on High Wood (High Wood crater).

4th September : Bazentin-le-Grand.

5th September : Albert.

20th September : Flers. Attack of Drop Alley.

25th September : Flers. In support of the New Zealand Division.

Mid-November : High Wood.

Late November : Eaucourt-l'Abbaye sector.

 

276 names

6000  Private

Archibald

ADAM

Killed in action on the 18th August 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/3933  Private

Peter

ADAM

Killed in action on the 20th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

548  Private

William

AITKEN

Died of wounds on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/6976  Private

Hamilton

ALEXANDER

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/40217  Private

Robert

ALLAN

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Thomas Binnie

ANDERSON

Died of wounds on the 22nd November 1916

Rest in peace in Dantzig Alley British Cemetery

 

789  Corporal

Thomas

APPLEBY

Killed in action on the 18th August 1916

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

S/10327  Private

Alexander

BAIN

Died of wounds on the 8th September 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

S/8344 Private

Robert

BEATTIE

Killed in action on the 13th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/7495  Private

Robert Lockie

BEATTIE

Killed in action on the 18th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1867  Private

John

BEEDIE

Killed in action on the 20th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4303  Private

William

BEGG

Died of wounds on the 17th August 1916

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

S/11588  Lance Corporal

John Cummings

BELL

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/11334  Private

William C.

BENVIE

Killed in action on the 18th August 1916

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

S/3991  Private

William

BIRSE

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2376  Corporal

Samuel Henry

BISHOP

Died of wounds on the 21st August 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

4476  Private

Alexander

BLACK

(from 4th Black Watch)

Died in service on the 5th September 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Peake Wood Cemetery

9593  Corporal

William

BLACK

Died of wounds as POW on the 9th September 1916

Rest in peace in Porte-de-Paris Cemetery

 

3/3547  Private

Joseph

BORLAND

Died of wounds on the 25th August 1916 - Age 41

Rest in peace in Daours Communal Cemetery Extension

 

S/3309  Sergeant

Thomas

BOSLEM

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 30

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1745  Private

William

BREMNER, MM

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3/2905  Private

Charles

BRODIE

Killed in action on the 22nd July 1916

Rest in peace in Peake Wood Cemetery

 

14309  Private

John A.

BROUGH

Killed in action on the 21st September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/5912  Private

James

BROWN

Died of wounds on the 18th August 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

S/43391  Private

Charles

BRUCE

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/40210  Private

James

BRYCE

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/11963  Private

Charles

BUCHAN

Died of wounds on the 26th July 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

3/4010  Private

George

CALLAGHAN

Died of wounds on the 25th September 1916

Rest in peace in Millencourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

S/40165  Private

Duncan

CAMPBELL

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/14363  Private

John

CARMICHAEL

Died of wounds on the 30th November 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in La Neuville Communal Cemetery

 

1394  Sergeant

Alexander Nicholson

CARSTAIRS

Died of wounds on the 21st August 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

3/3567  Private

Robert

CHARLES

Died of wounds on the 24th July 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

S/9825  Lance Corporal

Duncan

CLARK

Killed in action on the 18th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10174  Lance Corporal

Ernest

CLARK, served as McBETH

Died of wounds on the 7th August 1916

Rest in peace in Middlesbrough (Linthorpe) Cemetery

 

2767  Private

Denis

CLOSE

Died of wounds on the 20th August 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

S/11674  Private

James

CONNELLY

Died of wounds on the 6th September 1916

Rest in peace in Boulogne Eastern Cemetery

 

S/2830  Sergeant

Andrew

COOK

Killed in action on the 18th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8066  Private

George

COOK

Died of wounds on the 22nd September 1916 - Age 34

Rest in peace in Dartmoor Cemetery

 

S/10332  Private

James

COOPER

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Dantzig Alley British Cemetery

 

S/43393  Private

Thomas

CORRIGAN

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3248  Private

William

CRAIG

(detached from 1/6th Black Watch)

Died of wounds on the 2nd September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

S/14469  Private

Alexander

CRAWFORD

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/11636  Private

Joseph William

CRAYTHORNE

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

Rest in peace in Ovillers Military Cemetery

 

S/12008  Private

Patrick

CREIGHTON

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/9898  Private

Walter

CUNNINGHAM

Killed in action on the 18th August 1916

Rest in peace in Adanac Military Cemetery

 

1875  Company Sergeant Major

Francis

CURRAN

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/11483  Private

Peter

CURRAN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated in France (1914-1918) Memorial

 

3/9487  Private

Henry

CURRIE

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/11839  Private

James Haddon

DAVIDSON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/40239  Private

George Frederick

DAWSON

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 30

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/9511  Sergeant

John H.G.

DEANS

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in AIF Burial Ground

 

Second Lieutenant

Jack Evelyn

DENNISTON

Died of wounds on the 21st September 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

3/3726  Private

Robert

DICKSON

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2748  Private

Redmond Joseph

DIVER, served as WHEELER

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Frederick John Cruse

DIXON

Died of wounds on the 6th September 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

8566  Sergeant

James

DOCHERTY, DCM

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/8739  Private

John

DODDS

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/6669  Private

William

DONALDSON

Died of wounds on the 16th August 1916

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

S/4951  Private

John

DOUGAN

Killed in action on the 17th August 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/10810  Private

Ralph

DOUGLAS

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3/2750  Private

Alexander

DUMPHIE

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

7426  Private

James

DUNCAN

Killed in action on the 13th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/9798  Private

John

DUNCAN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/12626  Private

John Hutt

DUNN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

3/1745  Private

Joseph Andrew

DUNN

Killed in action on the 18th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/8373  Private

Peter

EDGAR

Killed in action on the 17th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/11848  Private

Albert Chapman

ELLISS

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Contalmaison Chateau Cemetery

 

10244  Private

Walter Joseph

ELSDEN

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/12685  Private

David

EMSLIE

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/40138  Private

James

EWAN

Killed in action on the 21st September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/8305  Private

David Black

FAIRWEATHER

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2115  Private

Arthur

FANNING

Killed in action on the 16th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/9071  Private

Robert Mercer

FARMER

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 39

Rest in peace in London Cemetery and Extension

 

Second Lieutenant

Hubert St Lawrence

FEILING

Killed in action on the 20th November 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Dantzig Alley British Cemetery

 

S/11948  Private

John

FERGUSON

Killed in action on the 22nd July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3002  Private

John

FERGUSON

(from 4th Black Watch)

Killed in action on the 4th September 1916

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

3/2581  Private

Cornelious

FERNS

Died of wounds on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Warlencourt British Cemetery

 

722  Private

Matthew

FERRALL

Died of wounds on the 25th July 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension

 

3/2985  Private

John

FERRIE

Killed in action on the 22nd July 1916 - Age 47

Rest in peace in Peake Wood Cemetery

 

S/40153  Private

Richmond

FINDLETON

Killed in action on the 22nd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/40199  Private

Thomas

FITZGERALD

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

7324  Private

Nicholas

FITZSIMMONS

Killed in action on the 25th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

188  Private

William

FORBES

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

266  Sergeant

Edward

FORD, DCM

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

VS/40030  Private

John

FRASER

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/9418  Lance Corporal

John

FRIZZELL

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

S/40219  Private

John Logie

GAUDIE

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8036  Private

William

GEORGE, DCM

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Rest in peace in Albert Communal Cemetery Extension

 

S/40201  Private

Andrew

GIBSON

Died of wounds on the 26th September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

S/43366  Private

William

GIBSON

Killed in action on the 20th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/40298  Private

Thomas A.

GILLON

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3/1396  Private

John

GIRVAN

Killed in action on the 22nd September 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

William John

GODFREY

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/10189  Private

Robert Alexander

GOUDIE

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/10017 Private

Adam

GRAHAM

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/14576  Private

David

GRAHAM

Killed in action on the 30th November 1916

Rest in peace in Warlencourt British Cemetery

 

S/8493  Private

Hugh

GRAHAM

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/2774  Private

Thomas

GRAHAM

Killed in action on the 24th July 1916 - Age 36

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/40118  Private

Alexander

GRANT

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Rest in peace in London Cemetery and Extension

 

2225  Private

James

GRAY

(from 4th Black Watch)

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

S/13330  Private

Robert

GREEN

Killed in action on the 22nd September 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/15754  Lance Corporal

John A.

GREER

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3/3714  Private

Francis P.

GRUBB

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 36

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Lieutenant

Marcus Sinclair

GUNN, MC

Died of wounds on the 6th September 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

S/12290  Lance Corporal

Daniel

HADWIN

Killed in action on the 13th July 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2220  Private

David Rae

HALL

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/8555  Private

Archibald Gilbert

HAMILTON

Died of wounds on the 7th September 1916

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

3/2639  Private

Thomas Bernard

HANDY

Died of wounds on the 7th September 1916 - Age 31

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

118  Sergeant

Frederick Henry

HASTINGS

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/4013  Corporal

Alexander

HAY

Killed in action on the 17th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/8260  Private

Andrew Punton

HAY

Killed in action on the 4th September 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/9675  Corporal

Joseph

HAYES

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

S/10112  Private

Frederick

HEDGES

Died of wounds on the 10th September 1916

Rest in peace in Lebucquiere Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

S/10335  Lance Sergeant

Neil

HENDERSON

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/40316  Private

Robert

HENDERSON

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/7414  Lance Corporal

Alfred

HERBERT

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/8155  Lance Corporal

Alexander

HOWIE

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

Rest in peace in Daours Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

2667  Private

William

HUGHES

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

Peter Ross

HUSBAND

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 30

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3/3230  Private

James

IMRIE

Killed in action on the 22nd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Lieutenant

Thomas

JOHNSON, MC

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 34

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

S/40287  Private

Ninian

JOHNSTON

Killed in action on the 22nd September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/40147  Private

Thomas

JONES

Killed in action on the 22nd September 1916 - Age 33

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/12700  Private

William R.M.

JONES

Killed in action on the 13th July 1916

Rest in peace in Fricourt British Cemetery

 

S/5338  Private

John

KEAN

Killed in action on the 24th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/12682  Private

Eric B.

KEILLER

Died of wounds on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Dantzig Alley British Cemetery

 

3/2082  Lance Corporal

Bernard

KELLY

Died of wounds on the 21st August 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Albert Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

8190  Private

Frank

KELLY

Killed in action on the 24th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/6988  Private

James

KELLY

Died of wounds on the 14th July 1916

Rest in peace in Fricourt British Cemetery

 

3/2216  Private

James

KELLY

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/16314  Lance Corporal

Gilbert

KENT

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

Rest in peace in Millencourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

2629  Private

Harry

KING

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3/3313   Private

Thomas

KNIGHT

Killed in action on the 5th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1535  Private

James

KNOX

(from 1/4th Black Watch)

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

S/40234  Private

Alexander

LANG

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/10518  Private

Robert

LAWRIE

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/40039   Private

John

LEE

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/9102  Private

Robert

LINKSTON

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/10822  Private

William

LISTER

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/14210  Private

Donald

LUKE

Killed in action on the 20th November 1916

Rest in peace in Dantzig Alley British Cemetery

 

2886  Lance Corporal

James

MACAULAY

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Lieutenant

Finlay Neil

MacDOUGALL

Killed in action on the 18th August 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

S/10166  Private

Jas

MacFADYEN

Killed in action on the 31st August 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

S/40120  Private

James

MACKIE

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 35

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/12961  Private

George Munro

MACLEOD

Killed in action on the 3rd-4th September 1916 - Age 35

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/11955  Private

Gordon John

MACNAUGHTON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/40306  Private

John Alexander

MARSHALL

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/12000  Private

James

MARTIN

Died of wounds on the 21st September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/12579  Private

Alexander Herd

MASON

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2322  Lance Corporal

Robert

MASON

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/12301  Private

Joseph Percy

MATHER

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 34

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3/2331  Lance Corporal

Donald

MATHIESON

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/12584  Private

Frederick Nichol

MAUDE

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3/2253  Private

John

McCABE

Died of wounds on the 15th July 1916

Rest in peace in Dartmoor Cemetery

 

7458  Private

James

McCALLUM

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

200471  Private

James

McDONALD

(from 4th Black Watch)

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

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

S/13074  Private

Alexander

McDOUGALL

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2732  Lance Corporal

Harry

McDOWALL

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

40221  Private

Alexander

McEWAN

Died of wounds on the 29th September 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

513  Lance sergeant

Thomas

McEWAN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3/2516  Private

Thomas

McGRATH

Died of wounds as POW on the 8th September 1916

Rest in peace in Hermies Hill British Cemetery

 

S/10817   Corporal

Donald

McGREGOR

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/3802  Corporal

Robert

McGROUTHER

Killed in action on the 18th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1775  Private

Alexander

McHATTIE

Died of wounds on the 13th July 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

S/11569  Private

Robert Joshua

McINTOSH

Killed in action on the 18th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1032   Lance Corporal

James

McKENZIE

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/4885  Lance Corporal

William Bruce

McKENZIE

Died of wounds on the 28th August 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

3/3775  Sergeant

James

McLAGAN

Died of wounds on the 7th September 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

9617  Sergeant Piper

Dugald

McLEOD

Died of wounds on the 21st August 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

S/40278  Private

Norman

McLEOD

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Neil

McMILLAN

Died of wounds on the 29th November 1916 - Age 30

Rest in peace in Contay British Cemetery

 

S/2546  Private

Alfred

McMURCHIE

Killed in action on the 5th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2600  Private

Daniel

McNAUGHTON

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1501  Private

Dougal Cameron

McNAUGHTON

(from 1/4th Black Watch)

Killed in action on the 4th August 1916

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

8371  Lance Corporal

Richard

McQUEEN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/40302  Private

Archibald

McVICAR

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/14462  Private

John

MEARS

Died of wounds on the 20th November 1916

Rest in peace in Bazentin-le-Petit Military Cemetery

 

S/40089  Private

Robert

MELDRUM

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/10901  Private

James

MELROSE

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/12647  Private

John

METHVEN

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

200662   Private

James Johnstone

MIDDLETON

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/10086  Private

Rawdin

MIDDLETON

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/11842   Private

Robert

MILL

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/11896  Private

James

MILLIE

Killed in action on the 18th August 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Adanac Military Cemetery

 

S/43365  Private

James

MITCHELL

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/11900  Private

William Taylor

MITCHELL, MM

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/40059  Private

James

MOFFAT

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 30

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/11149  Private

John Birrell

MORLEY

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

S/6740  Private

Andrew

MORRISON

Killed in action on the 5th September 1916

Rest in peace in Delville Wood Cemetery

 

2573  Private

Duncan

MORRISON

Died of wounds on the 22nd August 1916

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

S/6747  Private

Duncan

MORTON

Killed in action on the 23rd-25th July 1916

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

2346  Lance Sergeant

William George

MORTON

Killed in action on the 18th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/118101  Private

Ernest Howard

MOULDEN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/40297  Private

John

MURRAY

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/7662  Corporal

Robert

NEIL

Died of wounds on the 7th September 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

S/10396  Lance Corporal

Andrew

NEILSON

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3/3417  Private

Andrew

NIVEN

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/9507  Private

Robert

NIVEN

Died of wounds on the 24th September 1916

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

S/40291  Private

Thomas

NIXON

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/8453  Private

Alexander

NORRIE, MM

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

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

S/11296  Private

Robert

PATERSON

Killed in action on the 22nd September 1916 - Age 38

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/14459  Private

John C.

PATON

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/40086  Private

Norman L.

PATTERSON

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/7012  Private

Robert

PEEBLES

Killed in action on the 13th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4093  Private

Charles Graham

PETTY

(detached from 1/6th Black Watch)

D.O.W. as POW on the 17th September 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Caudry Old Communal Cemetery

S/4128  Private

William

PRENTICE

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Herbert Stanley

PRESTON

Died of wounds on the 8th September 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in La Neuville British Cemetery

 

S/6376  Corporal

John Gordon

QUAYLE

Killed in action on the 18th August 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

S/8441  Private

David

RAMSAY

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 28

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13280  Private

Edward

REGAN, MM

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/9217  Private

John

REID

Killed in action on the 22nd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8166  Private

Hugh

RENNIE

Died of wounds on the 9th September 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

S/9934  Corporal

William

RING

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 25

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

7481  Private

John

RITCHIE

Died of wounds on the 5th October 1916

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

3/3814  Private

William

ROBB

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/40040  Private

Alexander

ROBERTSON

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/14439  Private

Daniel

ROBERTSON

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

240781  Private

John

ROBERTSON

(detached from 5th Black Watch)

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

S/4092  Private

Peter

ROBERTSON

Died of wounds on the 24th September 1916

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

S/10866  Lance Corporal

William

ROBERTSON

Killed in action on the 13th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/40310  Private

David

ROSS

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/7749  Lance Corporal

William

ROSS

Killed in action on the 18th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2969  Private

Alexander

RUSSELL

Died of wounds on the 27th August 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

S/10944  Lance Corporal

Danford James

RUSSELL

Killed in action on the 18th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3080  Private

A.

SANGSTER

Died of wounds on the 5th September 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

S/9983  Private

Robert Spence

SCOTT

Killed in action on the 4th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2587  Lance Corporal

Christopher

SHAW

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8804  Private

James

SHAW

Killed in action on the 21st August 1916

Rest in peace in Albert Communal Cemetery Extension

 

S/43197  Private

Robert Watson

SHIRREFF

Killed in action on the 19th October 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

40096  Sergeant

William

SIME

Died of wounds on the 27th September 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

200613  Private

Andrew

SIMPSON

(from 4th Black Watch)

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Contalmaison Chateau Cemetery

S/6389  Private

Joseph

SIMPSON

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3/3709  Private

Thomas

SIMPSON

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

11225  Private

Donald

SINCLAIR

Killed in action on the 13th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Captain

Charles Harland

SKEY

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/43065  Private

William

SLOAN

Died of wounds on the 22nd September 1916

Rest in peace in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

S/11402   Private

Robert

SMITH

Killed in action on the 18th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/11962  Private

James

SNEDDON

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/11907  Private

John Dick White

SPENCE

Killed in action on the 1st September 1916

Rest in peace in Flatiron Copse Cemetery

 

S/40272  Private

Hunter

STARK

Killed in action on the 22nd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

1705  Private

Alexander

STEEL

Killed in action on the 22nd September 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3/1477  Private

David Moore

STEWART

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

877  Sergeant

Henry W.

STEWART

Killed in action on the 14th July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/40176  Private

William

STEWART

Killed in action on the 21st September 1916

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

Captain

William Debnam McLaren

STEWART

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/43352  Private

William

STRACHAN

Died of wounds on the 21st September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3/670  Private

Alfred

STRATH

Died of wounds on the 25th August 1916

Rest in peace in Glasgow (Sandymount) Cemetery

 

S/10517  Private

Patrick

STURROCK

Died of wounds on the 19th August 1916 - Age 19

Rest in peace in Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Ext.

 

S/4032  Private

John

SWAN

Died of wounds on the 2nd September 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

S/4031  Private

William

SWEENY

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/5884  Private

Harry

TALKINGTON

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

S/11814  Private

Thomas

TATE

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

31376   Private

James

TAYLOR

Killed in action on the 18th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/40203  Private

William Longmuir

THAIN

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/40060  Private

Archibald

THOMSON

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/11832   Private

George

THOMSON

Killed in action on the 18th August 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/40112   Private

George

THOMSON

Killed in action on the 21st September 1916 - Age 18

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/8707  Private

George

TRAIL

Killed in action on the 20th September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Lieutenant

William

URQUHART

(detached from 11th Black Watch)

Killed in action on the 7th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

S/43331  Private

David Melville

WALDIE

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/10154   Lance Corporal

David

WALINCK

Killed in action on the 18th August 1916 - Age 24

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/5876   Corporal

Peter

WARDLAW, DCM

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

S/40066  Private

Alexander

WATSON

Killed in action on the 22nd November 1916 - Age 20

Rest in peace in Warlencourt British Cemetery

 

S/4694  Private

Matthew

WATSON

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/2829  Private

John

WATT

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

2198  Corporal

Robert

WATT

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/43330  Private

Alexander

WEBSTER

Killed in action on the 25th September 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/11834  Private

Peter

WEIR

Died of wounds on the 25th August 1916 - Age 18

Rest in peace in Puchevillers British Cemetery

 

S/10088  Lance Corporal

Harold

WELCH

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/9746  Lance Corporal

Alexander

WHYTE

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 35

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

3/3216  Private

John

WILLMOTT

Killed in action on the 18th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/8198  Private

Samuel

WILSON

Died of wounds on the 7th September 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

S/4153  Private

Walter

WINTON

Killed in action on the 18th August 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/7074  Corporal

William Leslie

WRIGHT

Killed in action on the 17th August 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Caterpillar Valley Cemetery

 

S/12566  Private

George

YOUNG

Killed in action on the 3rd September 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

S/8510  Private

Thomas

YOUNG

Died of wounds on the 12th July 1916

Rest in peace in Heilly Station Cemetery

 

MEN OF THE BATTALION SERVING IN OTHER UNITS

S/3156  Private

Hugh

MACKAY

2nd Gordon Highlanders

Died of wounds on the 20th July 1916

Rest in peace in Morlancourt British Cemetery n1

 

 

Second Lieutenant

Sir Edward Harry

MACNAGHTEN

12th Royal Irish Rifles

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial