We remember Donald Nicolson

We remember Donald Nicolson

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1885
birth Portree, Isle of Skye United Kingdom Source:3246926 Source:8724490 23rd November 1885
1887
sibling Archibald Nicholson Source:8724490 20th July 1887
1889
sibling Alexander Nicolson Source:8724490 17th August 1889
1891
sibling William Nicolson Source:3246926 30th November 1891
1893
sibling Malcolm Nicolson Source:8724490 19th December 1893
1898
sibling Donald Murchison Nicolson Source:8724490 16th October 1898
1916
hospitalisation Mrs Nicolson, 37 Crawford Street, has received official word that her son, Lnc-Cpl D. Nicolson, was admitted to hospital at Malta on 30th December suffering from gun-shot wounds on the head. Hospital/Institution Source:8724490 January 1916
1917
service British Army Sergent 200139 Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Source:3246926 1917
1918
service British Army Lance Corporal 200139 Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Source:3246926 January 1918
1918
dates Age 32 Source:8724490 26th January 1918
service British Army Private 1385 Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Source:3246926
theatres Egypt :4 Source:8724490
location 37 Crawford Street, Greenock United Kingdom parents address Source:8724490
1918
death Died of wounds Died of wounds received in action. Alexandria Egypt Source:8724475 Source:8724490 26th January 1918
burial Alexandria (hadra) War Memorial Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Egypt A.159 Source:8724490

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Donald
Initials D
Last Name Nicolson
Source 3246926
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
37 Crawford Street, Greenock United Kingdom parents address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 1385 Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Private
British Army 200139 Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Lance Corporal
British Army 200139 Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders Sergent
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Margaret Mcdougall Nicolson mother
Archibald Nicolson father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Nicolson brother 30th November 1891
Archibald Nicholson brother 20th July 1887
Alexander Nicolson brother 17th August 1889
Malcolm Nicolson brother 19th December 1893
Donald Murchison Nicolson brother 16th October 1898

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Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Steven30566
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Steven30566

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Inverclydes Great War Honour Roll William119315

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