We remember Alexander Fanning

We remember Alexander Fanning

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Timeline

Timeline

1882
birth Whitehouse, Aberlour, Banffshire United Kingdom Source:9201460 30th November 1882
1916
enlistment Elgin, Morayshire United Kingdom Source:9201460 16th June 1916
employment Distillery Worker Source:9201460
marriage Agnes C. Source:9200847
service British Army Private 6236 Seaforth Highlanders Source:1192608
service British Army Private 241975 Seaforth Highlanders 5th Battalion Source:7294133
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9200842
1917
death Killed in Action Killed at the Battle of Arras. Source:7294133 Source:9201460 9th April 1917
burial Roclincourt Military Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France I. A. 20. Source:7294133

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Alexander
Initials A
Last Name Fanning
Source 1192608
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 6236 Seaforth Highlanders Private
British Army 241975 Seaforth Highlanders 5th Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Isabella Gordon or Fanning mother
Alexander Fanning father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Agnes C. wife

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Vincent96527

External Evidence

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Ancestry - Registry of Soldiers Effects Vincent96527
Morayshire Roll of Honour Vincent96527

Multimedia

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5th Battalion Seaforth Highlanders Cap Badge Vincent96527
Seaforth Highlanders Memorial, Cooper Park, Elgin Vincent96527
Aberlour War Memorial, Speyside, Morayshire Vincent96527
Roclincourt Military Cemetery, Pas de Calais Vincent96527

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