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Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)

2nd Battalion

SCOTTISH RIFLES (Cameronians)

23rd Brigade / 8th Division

 

1st July : In reserve at Ovillers Post during the attack of the Division on Ovillers.

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17th October : Meaulte.

20th October : Trônes Wood.

21st October : In front line in front of Le Transloy.

23rd October : Attack and capture of the South part of Zenith Trench. Attack of Orion Trench.

25th October : Trônes Wood.

27th October :  In front line in front of Le Transloy.

30th October : Montauban area.

31st October : Meaulte.

3rd November : Fricourt area.

7th-18th November : Tours in line in Lesboeufs sector.

 

117 names

13823    Corporal

John Thomas

ALDERSON

Died of wounds on the 30th October 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

 

12926    Private

John

ANDERSON

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

Captain

Thomas

ANSELL

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

7429    Private

Arthur Ernest

BEAVIS

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25594    Private

William Robertson

BELL

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n°2

 

Second Lieutenant

Alexander

BELLEW

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10119    Corporal

Edward Patrick

BEST

Killed in action on the 21st October 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

25030    Private

Andrew

BLACK

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

Second Lieutenant

James

CARNAGHAN

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

4978    Regimental Sergeant Major

John

CHALMERS, MC, DCM

Died of wounds on the 24th October 1916 - Age 39

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

 

5326    Corporal

James

COLECOTT

Died of wounds on the 3rd November 1916 - Age 40

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery Extension

 

B/7692    Private

Neil

COLLINS

Killed in action on the 31st October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

Robert Clark

COLQUHOUN

Died of wounds on the 3rd July 1916 - Age 38

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

7349    Corporal

Robert

COOPER

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916 - Age 35

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

7295    Sergeant

John Edward

COURTNEY

Died of wounds on the 23rd October 1916 - Age 33

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

 

7183    Corporal

Alexander Blair

CROSS

Died of wounds on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

6470    Sergeant

James

CUMMING

Died of wounds on the 5th November 1916

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

11152    Private

George

CURLEY

Killed in action on the 25th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25734    Private

Alexander

DARROCH

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916 - Age 29

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

A/7937    Corporal

Matthew

DENSON

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 33

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25001    Private

William

DEVLIN

Killed in action on the 29th October 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n°2

 

A/7458    Private

William

DONNACHIE

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9897    Lance Corporal

John

DRUMMOND

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25004    Private

Ronald

DUNCAN

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11355    Private

Patrick

FALLON, MM

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Rest in peace in Serre Road Cemetery n°2

 

317156    Private

John

FECHAN

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11978   Private

Patrick

FEENEY

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

John

FERGUSON

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9428   Private

Andrew

FORD

Died of wounds on the 16th December 1916 - Age 24

Rest in peace in Exeter Higher Cemetery

 

Second Lieutenant

Malcolm Goulding

FRASER

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8203   Lance Corporal

John

GALL, DCM

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10782   Lance Corporal

Alfred

GARRETT

Killed in action on the 26th June 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Aveluy Communal Cemetery Extension

 

6328   Private

Hugh

GILMOUR

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

3/7238    Private

Daniel

GRAHAM

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13883    Private

Peter

HALKETT

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25902    Private

William

HALL

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

7732    Private

Charles

HANNAH

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

7308    Private

Thomas Muir

HATTON

Killed in action on the 29th October 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

25989    Private

William S.

HOOPER

Killed in action on the 10th November 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

15794    Lance Corporal

Harry

HOPE

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Rest in peace in Bancourt British Cemetery

 

3801    Private

James

HYNDS

Killed in action on the 29th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

7078   Private

Robert

IZETT

Killed in action on the 25th June 1916

Rest in peace in Aveluy Communal Cemetery Extension

 

10005    Sergeant

Alexander

JARDINE, MM

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916 - Age 26

Rest in peace in Bancourt British Cemetery

 

25906    Private

Francis William

JOHNSTON

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916 - Age 22

Rest in peace in Bancourt British Cemetery

 

7655    Private

Peter

JORDAN

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

13237    Private

Thomas

KEEFE

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

22972    Private

Hugh

KELLY

Killed in action on the 25th October 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

10331   Private

Thomas

KILDAY

Killed in action on the 22nd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

B/7943    Private

James

LAMOND

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11923    Private

Thomas

LAUGHRAN

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

40047   Private

John

LAURIE

Killed in action on the 12th November 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

25032    Private

James

LINDSAY

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

21996    Private

Owen

MARTIN

Killed in action on the 12th November 1916 - Age 35

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8347    Company Sergeant Major

Percy Joseph

MAYO, DCM

Died of wounds on the 29th October 1916 - Age 36

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

 

23069    Private

Edward

McCORMACK

Died of wounds on the 27th November 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery Extension

 

40061   Private

David

McCULLOCH

Killed in action on the 11th November 1916 - Age 21

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

B/7890   Private

Archibald

McFARLANE

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

17210    Private

John

McGILL

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10064    Lance Corporal

Harry

McGINN

Killed in action on the 24th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10949   Private

Alexander

McGOUGAN

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

9762    Private

Harold

McINTOSH

Died of wounds on the 29th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

17137    Private

Harry Raven

McKECHNIE

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

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

40043   Private

James

McKERLEY

Killed in action on the 11th November 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

11367    Lance Corporal

Thomas

McKINNON

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

13036    Private

Martin

McLANEY

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25916    Private

Isaac

McLAUGHLIN

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

16125    Private

James

McLAUGHLIN

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916 - Age 33

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

6893    Private

Charles

McNAMARA

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8015    Private

James

McPHILLIPS

Died of wounds on the 25th October 1916 - Age 23

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

 

12748    Private

David

MILLER

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916 - Age 32

Rest in peace in Bancourt British Cemetery

 

10685    Private

John Henry

MILLS

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12863    Private

Robert

MITCHELL

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

20415    Private

Arthur

MOORE

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12986   Lance Corporal

John

MOTION

Died of wounds on the 17th November 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

6675   Lance Corporal

John

MUNDELL

Died of wounds on the 31st October 1916

Rest in peace in Etaples Military Cemetery

 

25003    Private

Francis

MURPHY

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

24883    Private

Alexander

MURRAY

Killed in action on the 27th October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

A/7517    Private

James

NAYLOR

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8274    Company Sergeant Major

D.

NULTY

Died in service on the 1st December 1916 - Age 33

Rest in peace in Aumatre Communal Cemetery

 

10435    Lance Corporal

Gordon

O'BRIEN, M.M.

Died of wounds on the 25th October 1916 - Age 27

Rest in peace in Bernafay Wood British Cemetery

 

25923    Private

Andrew Stephen

OGILVIE

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916 - Age 19

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25112    Private

Albert

PARKINSON

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916 - Age 32

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12267    Private

John Willie

PATTERSON

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9997    Private

James

POLLEY

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Rest in peace in Bancourt British Cemetery

 

10648    Private

James

PRENTICE

Killed in action on the 21st October 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12797    Lance Corporal

James

RANNOCHAN

Killed in action on the 27th June 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

A/7664    Private

Andrew

REID

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916 - Age 20

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

Second Lieutenant

James

REID

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916 - Age 22

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8059    Lance Corporal

J.

RITCHIE

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

10651    Lance Corporal

Ernest Pick

ROBERTS

Died of wounds on the 5th July 1916

Rest in peace in St Sever Cemetery

 

Lieutenant

Matthew Freer

RODGER

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916 - Age 30

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

40712    Private

Gordon

ROSS

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Rest in peace in Guards Cemetery, Lesboeufs

 

B/8136    Lance Corporal

Robert Wallace

SADLER

Died of wounds on the 23rd October 1916 - Age 29

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

 

17438    Private

Francis

SCOTT

Killed in action on the 13th November 1916 - Age 21

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9482    Private

Patrick

SHEGOG

Killed in action on the 24th October 1916 - Age 28

Rest in peace in Sucrerie Military Cemetery

 

18816    Private

Patrick

SHERIDAN

Died of wounds on the 25th October 1916

Rest in peace in Carnoy Military Cemetery

 

11969    Private

William

SHORTER

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9683    Private

Lewis

SILLS

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

11040    Private

Albert

SMITH

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

8855    Sergeant

Albert Charles

SMITH

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Rest in peace in Bancourt British Cemetery

 

12918    Private

John

SMITH

Died of wounds on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9458    Private

William

STOBO

Killed in action on the 25th October 1916

Rest in peace in Sucrerie Military Cemetery

 

18351    Private

Thomas

STOKES

Died of wounds on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25939   Private

Frederick

STROLIN

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9700    Lance Corporal

Daniel

SULLIVAN

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Rest in peace in Bancourt British Cemetery

 

10292   Private

Alexander

TAIT

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Rest in peace in Bienvillers British Cemetery

 

8390   Private

William

THOMSON

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

12663    Lance Corporal

Felix

TIMONEY

Killed in action on the 29th October 1916 - Age 27

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

40031    Private

Michael

TONNER

Killed in action on the 14th November 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

7069    Lance Corporal

Thomas

WALLACE

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916 - Age 26

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

17676    Private

John

WHEAT

Killed in action on the 29th October 1916 - Age 23

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

9671    Private

Edward Augustus

WHITE

Killed in action on the 1st July 1916

Rest in peace in Aveluy Communal Cemetery Extension

 

16134    Lance Corporal

Richard

WILES

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

25024    Private

William

WILLIAMSON

Killed in action on the 21st October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10308    Sergeant

James Brown

WILSON

Died of wounds on the 23rd October 1916 - Age 25

Rest in peace in Grove Town Cemetery

 

10516    Lance Corporal

John Alexander Adams

WILSON

Died of wounds on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial

 

10541    Corporal

Henry Edward

WITHERS

Killed in action on the 23rd October 1916

Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial