We remember David Niven

We remember David Niven

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Timeline

Timeline

birth United Kingdom Source:7418683
enlistment Govan, Glasgow United Kingdom Source:9142565
service British Army Lance Corporal 43069 Scottish Rifles Source:3250202
service British Army Lance Corporal 43069 Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) 1st Battalion Source:7418683
service British Army Private 16171 Royal Scots Fusiliers 2nd Battalion Source:9142573
service British Army Private 16171 Royal Scots Fusiliers 7th Battalion Source:9142573
1917
death Killed in Action Source:7418683 Source:9142565 20th May 1917
burial Arras Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Pas de Calais France Bay 6. Source:7418683

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names David
Initials D
Last Name Niven
Source 3250202
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 43069 Scottish Rifles Lance Corporal
British Army 43069 Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) 1st Battalion Lance Corporal
British Army 16171 Royal Scots Fusiliers 2nd Battalion Private
British Army 16171 Royal Scots Fusiliers 7th Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Rebecca Niven mother

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Vincent96527

External Evidence

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Ancestry - Register of Soldiers Effects Vincent96527
Ancestry - Medal Roll - Cameronians - Victory and British War Vincent96527

Multimedia

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Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) Cap Badge Vincent96527
Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France 1 Vincent96527
Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France 2 Vincent96527
Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France 3 Vincent96527
Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France 4 Vincent96527
Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France 5 Vincent96527
Royal Scots Fusiliers Cap Badge Vincent96527

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