We remember Matthew Montgomery

We remember Matthew Montgomery

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Timeline

1882
sibling Robert Montgomery Source:9638699 1882
1883
birth Broadflat, Eaglesham, Scotland United Kingdom Source:9637771 24th June 1883
1883
location Crumyards, Neilston United Kingdom parents address Source:9638699 24th June 1883 - 17th July 1913
1886
sibling John Montgomery Source:9638699 1886
1888
sibling Mary Streaton Source:9638699 1888
1890
sibling Helen Hare Source:9638699 1890
1892
sibling Margaret Clark Source:9638699 1892
1894
sibling Elizabeth Montgomery Source:9638699 1894
1896
sibling Janet Patterson Source:9638699 1896
1898
sibling Catherine Henderson Source:9638699 1898
1901
sibling William Montgomery Source:9638699 1901
1904
education Teacher Training Glasgow Church of Scotland Training College Glasgow, Scotland United Kingdom Source:9638699 October 1904 - 1st August 1906
1906
employment Assistant Headmaster, Neilston Primary School Neilston School Board Neilston, Scotland United Kingdom Source:9642280 January 1906 - June 1916
1906
education M.A. University of Glasgow Glasgow, Scotland United Kingdom Source:9638699 October 1906 - 21st April 1908
1912
marriage Edith Winifred Wood Source:9638608 12th July 1912
1912
location 5 Brig O Lea Cottages, Neilston United Kingdom their own address Source:9638699 17th July 1912 - 20th July 1918
1914
children Alice Kenworthy Montgomery Source:9638699 23rd April 1914
1916
children Robert Montgomery Source:9638699 21st September 1916
1918
commission Temporary Source:9639130 12th March 1918
1918
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9639555 15th July 1918 - 20th July 1918
service British Army Second Lieutenant Seaforth Highlanders Source:3092856
service British Army Private 285047 Seaforth Highlanders Source:3092856
service British Army Private 201758 Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Source:3092856
1918
death Killed in Action Killed outright by heavy shell as platoon was on way to relieve a Brigade on the line at Marne. Source:7307520 Source:9640283 20th July 1918
burial St. Imoges Churchyard CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Marne St Imoges, Marne, France France C15 Source:9640283

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Matthew
Initials M
Last Name Montgomery
Source 3092856
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
5 Brig O Lea Cottages, Neilston United Kingdom their own address 17th July 1912 - 20th July 1918
Crumyards, Neilston United Kingdom parents address 24th June 1883 - 17th July 1913
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 201758 Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Private
British Army 285047 Seaforth Highlanders Private
British Army Seaforth Highlanders Second Lieutenant
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alice Kenworthy Montgomery daughter 23rd April 1914
Robert Montgomery son 21st September 1916
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Helen Steel mother
Robert Montgomery father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Robert Montgomery brother 1882
John Montgomery brother 1886
Mary Streaton sister 1888
Helen Hare sister 1890
Margaret Clark sister 1892
Elizabeth Montgomery sister 1894
Janet Patterson sister 1896
Catherine Henderson sister 1898
William Montgomery sister 1901
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Edith Winifred Wood wife 12th July 1912
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1918-03-12 5'6"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1883-09-04 Presbyterian - inc Church of Scotland

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Official Records

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University of Glasgow :: Story :: Biography of 2nd Lieutenant Matthew Montgomery Donna80260
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The Neilston War Memorial Association Donna80260
2nd Lieutenant Matthew Montgomery M.A. Seaforths Donna80260

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