We remember John Dempster

We remember John Dempster

Timeline

Timeline

birth New Monkland, Lanarkshire United Kingdom Source:8486242
1915
service British Army Private 2033 Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) 1/7th (Fife) Battalion (Territorial Force) Source:8486361 2nd May 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:5117727 2nd May 1915
1915
hospitalisation Wounded Hospital/Institution Source:8486361 16th June 1915
1916
hospitalisation Wounded Hospital/Institution Source:8486361 2nd April 1916
1918
service British Army Corporal 202245 Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) 1/7th (Fife) Battalion (Territorial Force) Source:8486242 July 1918
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:8486240
enlistment Cowdenbeath, Fife United Kingdom Source:8486242
marriage Margaret Source:5117727
service British Army Private 6344 Royal Highlanders Source:5117727
1918
death Killed in Action Source:5117727 24th July 1918
burial Soissons Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Aisne France Source:8486241

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John
Initials J
Last Name Dempster,
Source 8486240
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 6344 Royal Highlanders Private
British Army 2033 Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) 1/7th (Fife) Battalion (Territorial Force) Private
British Army 202245 Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) 1/7th (Fife) Battalion (Territorial Force) Corporal
Awards
AwardTypeSource
MM British Award/Decoration
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Family
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Margaret wife

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Medal Index Cards Transcription Fife3190
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Fife3190
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Fife3190

External Evidence

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War Diary of the 1/7th Royal Highlanders Fife3190

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