We remember Alexander Ponton

We remember Alexander Ponton

Timeline

Timeline

1897
birth Musselburgh United Kingdom Source:8544294 Source:8544295 1897
1915
dates Age 18 Source:8544294 22nd May 1915
1915
location 89 Horcus Loan, Musselburgh, Midlothian United Kingdom Source:8546385 22nd May 1915
enlistment Musselburgh United Kingdom Source:8544295
service British Army Private 1451 Royal Scots 1st/7th Battalion Source:8544294
1915
death Killed in the Quintinshill rail disaster. United Kingdom Source:8544294 Source:8546385 Source:8544295 22nd May 1915
burial Edinburgh (rosebank) Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Edinburgh United Kingdom Memorial Ground - Gretna Railway Accident Source:8544294

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Alexander
Initials A
Last Name Ponton
Source 8544293
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
89 Horcus Loan, Musselburgh, Midlothian United Kingdom known 22nd May 1915
Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 1451 Royal Scots 1st/7th Battalion Private
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jane Houston Ponton mother

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Official Records

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Yvonne27542
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Yvonne27542

External Evidence

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List of those involved in the Gretna Rail Disaster Yvonne27542
Quintinshill Roll of Honour Yvonne27542

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