We remember George Mclay

We remember George Mclay

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Timeline

Timeline

1878
sibling Ann M Mclay Source:8515047 1878
1883
sibling Helen M Mclay Source:8515047 1883
1885
sibling Finlay Mclay Source:8515047 1885
1889
birth Crossgates, Fife United Kingdom Source:7400651 Source:6187063 1889
1891
location Lindsay Square, Methil, Fife United Kingdom parents address Source:8515047 1891
1914
enlistment Edinburgh United Kingdom Source:8515002 1st December 1914
1914
service British Army Private 19059 Royal Scots 16th Battalion Source:8515002 1st December 1914
1914
employment Professional Footballer Source:8515002 17th December 1914
1914
location 95 Pratt Street, Kirkcaldy United Kingdom their own address Source:8515002 17th December 1914
1916
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:8515002 8th January 1916 - 22nd October 1917
1916
service British Army Corporal 19059 Royal Scots 16th Battalion Source:8515002 7th July 1916
1917
service British Army Lance Serjeant 19059 Royal Scots 16th Battalion Source:8515002 7th April 1917
1917
service British Army Serjeant 19059 Royal Scots 16th Battalion Source:8515002 28th April 1917 - 22nd October 1917
1917
missing Source:8515002 22nd October 1917
1917
death Killed in Action Flanders France Source:7400651 Source:6187063 22nd October 1917
burial Tyne Cot Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium Source:7400651
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:7400651

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names George
Initials G
Last Name Mclay
Source 2838923
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
95 Pratt Street, Kirkcaldy United Kingdom their own address known 17th December 1914
Lindsay Square, Methil, Fife United Kingdom parents address known 1891
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 19059 Royal Scots 16th Battalion Private
British Army 19059 Royal Scots 16th Battalion Corporal
British Army 19059 Royal Scots 16th Battalion Lance Serjeant
British Army 19059 Royal Scots 16th Battalion Serjeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary mother
Donald McLay father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ann M McLay sister 1878
Helen M McLay sister 1883
Finlay McLay brother 1885
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1914-12-01 5'11"

Media

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 Michael3
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Medal Index Cards Transcription Fife3190
Edinburgh Pals 1914-1918 Transcription Fife3190
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Fife3190
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Fife3190

External Evidence

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Online news article about Raith Rovers WW1 servicemen Michael3

Multimedia

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Raith Rovers FC's Great War Servicemen Michael3
George McLay enlisting in Hearts Boardroom Michael3
George McLay in uniform Michael3

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