We remember George Gillespie

We remember George Gillespie

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Timeline

Timeline

1862
sibling Robert Gillespie Source:9474236 1862
1862
sibling Jane Gillespie Source:9474237 1862
1870
birth Kinghorn, Fifeshire United Kingdom Source:9474241 Source:9474231 3rd August 1870
1881
location Longloch Farm, Cot House, Kinghorn, Fife United Kingdom parents address Source:9326128 1881
1891
location Longloch Farm, Kinghorn, Fife United Kingdom parents address Source:9326129 1891
1901
employment Farmer Source:9326127 1901
1901
location Longloch Farm, Kinghorn, Fife United Kingdom their own address Source:9326127 1901
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:9326115
service British Army Serjeant 923 Fife and Forfar Yeomanry Source:1765395
theatres Balkans :2 Source:1765395
1915
death War Related Sickness Died of dysentery contracted at Gallipoli Cairo Egypt Source:9142584 Source:9142586 Source:9474241 24th October 1915
burial Cairo War Memorial Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Cairo Egypt D. 161. Source:9142586

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names George
Initials G
Last Name Gillespie
Source 1765395
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Longloch Farm, Cot House, Kinghorn, Fife United Kingdom parents address known 1881
Longloch Farm, Kinghorn, Fife United Kingdom parents address known 1891
Longloch Farm, Kinghorn, Fife United Kingdom their own address known 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 923 Fife and Forfar Yeomanry Serjeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John Gillespie father
Barbara Waddell mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Robert Gillespie brother 1862
Jane Gillespie sister 1862

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Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription david37172
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription david37172
Medal Index Cards Transcription Fife3190
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Fife3190
1881 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Fife3190
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Fife3190

External Evidence

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Kinghorn Remembers 1914-1919 Lesley142409

Multimedia

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Kinghorn War Memorial Lesley142409

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