We remember Robert Currie

We remember Robert Currie

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Timeline

Timeline

1897
birth Knockelly, Tynron Parish, Dumfriesshire, Scotland United Kingdom Source:1062308 Source:8950823 25th March 1897
1914
enlistment Dumfries, Scotland United Kingdom Source:8951571 2nd December 1914
1915
service British Army Private 2636 Kings Own Scottish Borderers 2/5 Bn Source:8951571 18th July 1915
1918
hospitalisation Shrapnel wound Head, Hand, Fractured Arm Hospital/Institution Source:8951583 27th March 1918 - 27th March 1918
1918
service British Army Private 40210 King's Own Scottish Borderers 6th Bn Source:8951571 27th March 1918
1918
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:8951567 27th June 1918
1921
employment Postman GPO Dunlop, Ayrshire, Scotland United Kingdom Source:8952291 27th May 1921 - 1935
1935
marriage Lizziie King Source:8952291 8th February 1935
1935
employment Postman GPO Ecclefechan, Dumfriesshire, Scotland United Kingdom Source:8952291 1935 - March 1962
1937
children Margaret Mary Currie Source:8952291 9th April 1937
1945
children John Currie Source:8952291 10th October 1945
employment Apprentice Joiner Dumfriesshire, Scotland United Kingdom Source:8952291
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:8951571
service British Army Private 40210 King's Own Scottish Borderers 7th/8th Battalion Source:8945979
service British Army Private 40210 King's Own Scottish Borderers 6th Battalion Source:8945979
1965
death Not War Related Prostate cancer developing to lungs. 6 Castle Acre, Ecclefechan, Dumfriesshire,Scotland United Kingdom Source:1062308 Source:8952291 22nd January 1965
burial Hoddam Churchyard Non-War Cemetery Ecclefechan, Dumfriesshire, Scotland United Kingdom Source:1062308

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Robert
Initials R
Last Name Currie,
Source 8951567
First Names Robert
Initials R
Last Name Currie
Source 1062308
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 40210 King's Own Scottish Borderers 7th/8th Battalion Private
British Army 40210 King's Own Scottish Borderers 6th Battalion Private
British Army 40210 King's Own Scottish Borderers 6th Bn Private
British Army 2636 Kings Own Scottish Borderers 2/5 Bn Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
MM British Award/Decoration
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Margaret Mary Currie daughter 9th April 1937
John Currie son 10th October 1945
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Isabella Kirk mother
John Currie father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Lizziie King wife 8th February 1935
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Brown Dark Brown
DateHeightSource

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card

External Evidence

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Ancestry- KOSB Medal Roll Vincent96527
Award of MM John117549
Record Details for R Currie (King's Own SWcottish Borderers) John117549

Multimedia

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Robert Currie John117549
KOSB in Dumfries John117549
Robert Currie Birth Certificate John117549
Robert Currie in 1918 John117549
Robert Currie Pension Award John117549
Award of I.S.M John117549
Letter advising of Final Pension Award John117549
Position as Postman John117549
Disabled Persons Registration John117549
National Registration Card John117549
Robert Currie Headstone John117549

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