We remember Alexander Douglas Gillespie

We remember Alexander Douglas Gillespie

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Timeline

Timeline

1889
birth Clanna Cottage, Alveston, Gloucestershire United Kingdom Source:8569850 13th July 1889
1892
sibling Thomas Cunningham TC Gillespie Source:8569850 14th December 1892
1899
education Cargilfield School Cramond Bridge United Kingdom Source:8569850 1899 - July 1903
1903
education Winchester College Winchester United Kingdom Source:8569850 September 1903 - July 1908
1915
death Source:7090525 26th September 1915
burial Loos Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Source:7090525
service British Army Second Lieutenant Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Source:1765223
service British Army Second Lieutenant Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Source:7090525

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Alexander Douglas
Initials AD
Last Name Gillespie
Source 1765223
First Names A D
Initials AD
Source 8569850
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
Cargilfield Prep School, Cramond, Midlothian, Scotland United Kingdom school/college address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSubRankSource
British Army Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Second Lieutenant
British Army Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Second Lieutenant
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Hall Chalmers mother
Thomas Paterson Gillespie father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Thomas Cunningham Gillespie brother 1892-12-14

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Mara60295
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Mara60295
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Mara60295

External Evidence

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Winchester at War Mara60295
A soldier’s vision of 450-mile memorial road moves closer 100 years after WW1 slaughter Charlotte33

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