We remember George Anderson Strachan

We remember George Anderson Strachan

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Timeline

Timeline

1887
birth Newmachar, Aberdeenshire United Kingdom Source:7171433 Source:8822025 1887
1915
theatres Balkans :2 Source:5218863 18th August 1915
awards Meritorious Service Medal (MSM) British Award/Decoration Source:7171433
enlistment Aberdeen, Scotland United Kingdom Source:8822025
service British Army Sergeant 2145 Scottish Horse Source:8808154
service British Army Company Serjeant Major 315517 Royal Highlanders 13th Battalion Source:7171433
service British Army Company Serjeant Major 315517 Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) 13th Battalion Source:7171433
location Hillhead, New Machar, Aberdeenshire United Kingdom parents address Source:7171433
1917
death Died of wounds Source:7171433 14th October 1917
burial Struma Military Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Greece II. B. 14 Source:7171433

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names George Anderson
Initials GA
Last Name Strachan
Source 7171433
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Hillhead, New Machar, Aberdeenshire United Kingdom parents address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 2145 Scottish Horse Sergeant
British Army 315517 Royal Highlanders 13th Battalion Company Serjeant Major
British Army 315517 Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) 13th Battalion Company Serjeant Major
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Meritorious Service Medal (MSM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Theresa Strachan mother
James Strachan father

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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 Anne23518
Medal Index Cards Transcription Anne23518
Medal Index Cards Transcription Anne23518

External Evidence

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Scottish War Memorials Website Vincent96527

Multimedia

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Newmachar Parish War Memorial, Aberdeenshire Vincent96527
Newmachar Parish War Memorial, Aberdeenshire Vincent96527
Newmachar Parish War Memorial - Names Plaque Vincent96527
Struma Military Cemetery, Greece - 1 Vincent96527
Struma Military Cemetery, Greece - 2 Vincent96527
Struma Military Cemetery, Greece - 3 Vincent96527
Struma Military Cemetery, Greece - 4 Vincent96527
Struma Military Cemetery, Greece - 5 Vincent96527
Royal Highlanders (Black Watch) Cap Badge Vincent96527
1914-15 Star Vincent96527
British War Medal Vincent96527
Victory Medal Vincent96527

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