We remember Nigel John Lawson Boyd

We remember Nigel John Lawson Boyd

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Timeline

Timeline

1894
birth Edinburgh, Scotland United Kingdom Source:8451161 14th September 1894
1914
service British Army Second Lieutenant Royal Highlanders Source:8451161 February 1914
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8451161 August 1914
1914
dates Age 20 Source:8451163 12th October 1914
education Cargilfield School Midlothian, Scotland United Kingdom Source:8451161
education Royal Military College, Sandhurst Sandhurst, Berkshire United Kingdom Source:8451163
education Winchester College Winchester, Hampshire United Kingdom Source:8451163
1914
death Died of wounds He received the fatal wound at the Battle of the Aisne on his birthday. He had drawn his claymore, when a bullet struck the scabbard, and, glancing off it, entered the L hip and lodged in the bladder. Field Hospital, Rouen France Source:8451163 Source:8451161 12th October 1914
burial Edinburgh (dean Or Western) Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Edinburgh United Kingdom Source:8451163

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Nigel John Lawson
Initials NJL
Last Name Boyd
Source 8451161
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Royal Highlanders Second Lieutenant
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Boyd father
Laura Crerar mother

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Hannah21187
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Hannah21187
British Army, Bond of Sacrifice: Officers Died in the Great War 1914-1916 Transcription Hannah21187
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Hannah21187

External Evidence

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The Bond of Sacrifice: Nigel John Lawson Boyd Hannah21187
Link to record of Capt. Napier Cameron, who carried him to safety Hannah21187

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The Bond of Sacrifice: Nigel John Lawson Boyd Hannah21187

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We remember Nigel John Lawson Boyd