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Casualty List : 1st/5th Battalion Gordon Highlanders

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From War Diaries November - December 1915

Place                                     Date                     Number  Rank  Name                                    Nature of casualty              Notes                                                                                       
 Trenches Sectors G1 & F2    Nov 1915   1838   Pte Ewen, William T Killed by a shell Killed in Action  7/11/15. "A" Coy. Age 20. Son of Charles and Helen Ewen, of Ivy Cottage, Hatton of Fintray. (AUTHUILE MILITARY CEMETERY)
      Lieut  Garland, James Harvey Died of wounds  Died 12/11/15.  Son of Thomas and Isabella Garland, of Ardlethen, Ellon. (WARLOY-BAILLON COMMUNAL) Scotsman 16/11/1915 "Lt James Garland, 2/5th GH has died from wounds in France. He was the son of Major Thomas Garland…and prior to joining the colours assisted his father in the management of the farm."
      1608   Cpl Cosier, John W.Grant Died of wounds Died 1/11/15. Age 20. Son of George and Margaret Cosier, of The Cottage, Main St., Stuartfield. (VILLERS-BOCAGE COMMUNAL CEMETERY) 
      2226   Pte Irvine, Andrew Mitchell Wounded (Later Killed in Action  20/4/1917- Age 20 Son of Helen Irvine, of Willanslea, Maud, and the late William Irvine) MGC 
       Capt Robertson, C.T.A  Wounded
      3275   Pte Milne, James G.S Wounded Born Fraserburgh. Enlisted Peterhead. (Later Died of Wounds 2/8/1918. ROYALLIEU FRENCH NATIONAL CEMETERY, COMPIEGNE  )
      2251   Pte Gow, Edward G Wounded Discharged to Reserve Class Z 19/2/1919
      2152  L.Cpl Smith, Benjamin Wounded "Wounded 25/11/15 in trenches near Albert" Disembodied 3/7/1919 (Sgt)
      2905   Pte Smith, John Wounded Later transferred to Labour Corps. Discharged to Reserve Class Z 9/4/1919
      2058   Pte Sutherland, John A Wounded  SWB. Enlisted 8/10/1914. Discharged due to wounds 13/9/1916
      1992   Pte Bruce, John W  Wounded (Later Killed in action 21/7/16)
 Aveluy Trenches
Sectors F1 & G3
  Dec 1915   2533   Pte Forman, Alexander  Wounded  To France 21/8/1915. (Later Killed in action 18/3/1916)
      2066   Pte Johnstone, Joseph Wounded  Disembodied 3/4/1919
      1238   Pte Webster, Robert Wounded SWB. Discharged unfit 14/12/1918 
      1826 L.Cpl Shepherd, W  Wounded Initial given as M on Roll.

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