We remember Alexander Fraser

We remember Alexander Fraser

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Timeline

Timeline

1865
birth Beauly Inverness-shire Scotland United Kingdom Source:7442764 6th May 1865
1869
sibling Elizabeth Mary Fraser Source:9238143 1869
1873
sibling Augusta Clara Jane Fraser Source:9238143 1873
1877
sibling Emily Catherine Fraser Source:9238143 1877
1883
service British Army Cameron Highlanders Volunteer Bn Source:7442764 1883 - 1887
1887
service British Army Royal Scots Fusiliers Volunteer Bn Source:7442764 1887 - 16th May 1890
1890
service British Army 2nd Lieutenant Cameron Highlanders Source:7442764 17th May 1890 - 19th December 1890
1890
service British Army Lieutenant Cameron Highlanders Source:7442764 20th December 1890 - 8th August 1898
1891
dates Age 26 Source:9238143 5th April 1891
1891
location Church Street Inverness Inverness-shire Scotland United Kingdom parents address Source:9238143 5th April 1891
1893
marriage Isabella Menzies Source:7442764 1893
1895
children Duncan M Fraser Source:9238161 1895
1898
children Mary M Fraser Source:9238161 1898
1898
service British Army Captain Cameron Highlanders Source:7442764 9th August 1898 - 24th February 1905
1901
children Muriel J Fraser Source:9238161 1901
1901
dates Age 35 Source:9238161 31st March 1901
1901
location Drummond Road Inverness Inverness-shire Scotland United Kingdom their own address Source:9238161 31st March 1901
1905
service British Army Major Cameron Highlanders Source:7442764 25th February 1905 - 23rd February 1909
1909
service British Army Lieutenant Colonel Cameron Highlanders Source:7442764 24th February 1909 - 23rd August 1913
1913
service British Army Lieutenant Colonel Retiered Officers List Source:7442764 23rd August 1913 - 1914
1914
service British Army Lieutenant Colonel Cameron Highlanders 2/4th Bn Source:7442764 1914 - 9th November 1915
1914
service British Army Lieutenant Colonel Cameron Highlanders 1/4th Bn Source:7442764 10th November 1914 - 18th May 1915
1915
location Westwood Inverness Inverness-shire Scotland United Kingdom their own address Source:7442764 18th May 1915
1915
death Killed in Action Whilst covering the retreat from the Southern Breastwork Trench on the night of the 17th/18th May 1915. Festubert, Hauts de France, Pas-de-Calais France Source:7442764 18th May 1915
1915
dates Age 50 Source:7442764 18th May 1915
burial Le Touret Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Panel 41 and 42 Source:7442764

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Alexander
Initials A
Last Name Fraser
Source 1247820
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Church Street Inverness Inverness-shire Scotland United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
Drummond Road Inverness Inverness-shire Scotland United Kingdom their own address known 31st March 1901
Westwood Inverness Inverness-shire Scotland United Kingdom their own address known 18th May 1915
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Cameron Highlanders Volunteer Bn
British Army Royal Scots Fusiliers Volunteer Bn
British Army Cameron Highlanders 2nd Lieutenant
British Army Cameron Highlanders Lieutenant
British Army Cameron Highlanders Captain
British Army Cameron Highlanders Major
British Army Cameron Highlanders Lieutenant Colonel
British Army Retiered Officers List Lieutenant Colonel
British Army Cameron Highlanders 2/4th Bn Lieutenant Colonel
British Army Cameron Highlanders 1/4th Bn Lieutenant Colonel
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Duncan M Fraser son 1895
Mary M Fraser daughter 1898
Muriel J Fraser daughter 1901
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Spray mother
Alexander Fraser father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Mary Fraser sister 1869
Augusta Clara Jane Fraser sister 1873
Emily Catherine Fraser sister 1877
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Isabella Menzies wife 1893

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Britain School & University rolls 1914-1918 Transcription david37172
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription david37172
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription david37172

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