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apanderson



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PostPosted: Thu Aug 11, 2011 6:30 am    Post subject: Glasgow Necropolis Reply with quote

Unable to identify ......

Donald Buchan Gordon, Lieutenant, Cameronians killed in action in Germany 26th March 1945 aged 28 years.

Third son of Robert Buchan Gordon (born at Whitehaven) and Agnes Robertson Gordon (nee Hamilton)

Anne
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kenmorrison



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PostPosted: Thu Aug 11, 2011 11:04 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Anne - is this your man?

Name: GORDON, OSWALD BUCHAN
Initials: O B
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)
Age: 28
Date of Death: 26/03/1945
Service No: 65799
Additional information: Son of Robert Buchan Gordon and Agnes Robertson Gordon; husband of Iris Joy Gordon.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: 58. E. 14.
Cemetery: REICHSWALD FOREST WAR CEMETERY

Ken

ps Oswald B Gordon married Iris Norris March Q 1943 in Westminster (FreeBMD)
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apanderson



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PostPosted: Fri Sep 09, 2011 2:41 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Thanks Ken - that's him!

The letters on the stone in the Necropolis have all fallen off and all than remains are wee holes - I obviously wrongly guessed 'Duncan' when it should have been 'Oswald'.

Anne
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