We remember James William Main Gourlay

We remember James William Main Gourlay

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Timeline

Timeline

1879
sibling Agnes M Gourlay Source:8515075 1879
1881
sibling Grace D Gourlay Source:8515075 1881
1886
sibling Margaret M Gourlay Source:8515075 1886
1892
birth Kirkcaldy United Kingdom Source:8514727 29th August 1892
1896
sibling Williamina M Gourlay Source:8515075 1896
1901
location Glebe Park Street, Kirkcaldy United Kingdom parents address Source:8515075 1901
1914
employment Schoolteacher United Kingdom Source:8514727 30th November 1914
1914
service British Army Private 2398 Fife and Forfar Yeomanry Depot Source:8514727 30th November 1914
1914
location 46 Glebe Park, Kirkcaldy United Kingdom Source:8514727 30th November 1914
1915
service British Army Private 2398 Fife and Forfar Yeomanry 2/1st Battalion (Territorial Force) Source:8514727 5th January 1915
1915
service British Army Acting Lance Corporal 2398 Fife and Forfar Yeomanry 2/1st Battalion (Territorial Force) Source:8514727 24th April 1915
1915
service British Army Acting Corporal 2398 Fife and Forfar Yeomanry 2/1st Battalion (Territorial Force) Source:8514727 6th July 1915
1915
service British Army Acting Serjeant 2398 Fife and Forfar Yeomanry 2/1st Battalion (Territorial Force) Source:8514727 18th December 1915
1917
service British Army Acting Squadron Quarter Master Serjeant 85163 Fife and Forfar Yeomanry 2/1st Battalion (Territorial Force) Source:8514727 26th March 1917
1918
service British Army Cadet (A/S.Q.M.S.) 85163 No 6 Officer Cadet Battalion Oxford Source:8514727 5th April 1918 - 12th November 1918
1918
commission Source:8514724 13th November 1918
1918
service British Army Temporary Second Lieutenant Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) 14th (Fife and Forfar Yeomanry) Battalion (Territorial Force) Source:8514727 13th November 1918 - 1st September 1921
1919
discharge Source:8514727 1st February 1919
education Kirkcaldy High School Kirkcaldy, Fife United Kingdom Source:8514727
education Edinburgh Physical Training College Source:8514727

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names James William Main
Initials JWM
Last Name Gourlay
Source 8514723
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
46 Glebe Park, Kirkcaldy United Kingdom known 30th November 1914
Glebe Park Street, Kirkcaldy United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 2398 Fife and Forfar Yeomanry Depot Private
British Army 2398 Fife and Forfar Yeomanry 2/1st Battalion (Territorial Force) Acting Lance Corporal
British Army 2398 Fife and Forfar Yeomanry 2/1st Battalion (Territorial Force) Private
British Army 2398 Fife and Forfar Yeomanry 2/1st Battalion (Territorial Force) Acting Corporal
British Army 2398 Fife and Forfar Yeomanry 2/1st Battalion (Territorial Force) Acting Serjeant
British Army 85163 Fife and Forfar Yeomanry 2/1st Battalion (Territorial Force) Acting Squadron Quarter Master Serjeant
British Army 85163 No 6 Officer Cadet Battalion Oxford Cadet (A/S.Q.M.S.)
British Army Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) 14th (Fife and Forfar Yeomanry) Battalion (Territorial Force) Temporary Second Lieutenant
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John Gouraly father
Margaret mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Agnes M Gourlay sister 1879
Grace D Gourlay sister 1881
Margaret M Gourlay sister 1886
Williamina M Gourlay sister 1896
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1917-10-20 5'7"

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Official Records

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1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Fife3190

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Commissioned as 2nd Lt - London Gazette Fife3190
Officer's Service File Fife3190

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