We remember James Graham Mylne

We remember James Graham Mylne

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Timeline

Timeline

1880
sibling Elizabeth Mylne Source:8858717 1880
1882
sibling Emelia R Mylne Source:8858717 1882
1883
sibling Mary Mylne Source:8858717 1883
1887
birth Midlothian, Scotland - probably Edinburgh United Kingdom Source:8858717 1887
1891
dates Age 4 Source:8858717 5th April 1891
1891
location Randolph Crescent, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland United Kingdom parents address Source:8858717 5th April 1891
1913
education Took a BA at Oxford. Student of Law, University of Edinburgh 1909-10. Became a Writer to the Signet, 1913. University of Oxford Oxford, Oxfordshire. And later Edinburgh, Scotland United Kingdom Source:8858722 1913
1913
employment A Solicitor or an Advocate Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland United Kingdom Source:8858722 1913
1915
location 10 Ainslie Place, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland United Kingdom parents address Source:8858723 May 1915
1915
dates Age 28 Source:8858767 12th June 1915
1915
service British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment) 2/8th Battalion Source:8858723 12th June 1915 - 30th June 1917
1917
service British Army Lieutenant Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment) 2/8th Battalion attached to 1/4th Battalion Source:8858723 1st July 1917 - 2nd September 1918
1917
theatres Mesopotamia :6b Source:8858722 1917
1918
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:3197142 6th April 1918 - 2nd September 1918
1918
dates Age 31 Source:8858723 2nd September 1918
1918
death Killed in Action James Graham Mylne was killed on 2 September 1918 on which CWGC states: "Buissy was reached by the Third Army on 2 September 1918, after the storming of the Drocourt-Queant line". He was 31. Quéant, near Bapaume, Pas-de-Calais France Source:7200287 Source:8858723 2nd September 1918
burial Queant Road Cemetery, Buissy CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Grave Reference: III. C. 7 Source:7200287

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names James Graham
Initials JG
Last Name Mylne
Source 8858722
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
10 Ainslie Place, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland United Kingdom parents address known May 1915
Randolph Crescent, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment) 2/8th Battalion Second Lieutenant
British Army Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment) 2/8th Battalion attached to 1/4th Battalion Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jane R Mylne mother
James Mylne father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Mylne sister 1880
Emelia R Mylne sister 1882
Mary Mylne sister 1883

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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University of Edinburgh Historical Alumni website Keith22624
National Library of Scotland – Roll of Honour Writers to His Majesty’s Signet Keith22624
Wikipedia Entry on the Society of Writers to Her Majesty's Signet Keith22624
London Gazette 22 June 1915 - Became 2nd Lieutenant in Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment) Keith22624
London Gazette 19 October 1917 - Promoted to Lieutenant in Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment) Keith22624

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