Chronological listing of OFFICER CASUALTIES 1/4th GORDONS (source - ODGW)

1915.

SURNAME

FORENAMES

RANK

CAUSUALTY

DIED

SORT

NOTES

SIMPSON

James

2/LT

Died of wounds.

Wounded in shelling of Trenches at Vlamertinghe on the 4th of June

21/06/15

19150621

Son of James and Jane Simpson, of Aberdeen. Formerly pupil Grammar School, Aberdeen.

Grave/Memorial Reference: Plot 1. Row D. Grave 2.

Cemetery: LE TREPORT MILIATRY CEMETERY

ROSE

Frederick Alexander

LT

Killed in action

By shelling whilst in trenches to left of YPRES-COMMINES Canal. ( 2 other men also killed)

10/08/15

19150810

Grave ref: I. F. 4.

Cemetery: CHESTER FARM CEMETERY

COUTTS

Robert Disher

LT

Killed in action

Probably part of 2 Companies (C and D)  cut off . in captured German trenches  Initially posted as missing

25-27/09/1915

Action At HOOGE

19150925

Son of Mrs. E. M. Coutts, of 33, Dalhousie Terrace, Edinburgh, and the late Mr. R. A. Coutts.

Grave/Memorial Reference:             Panel 38.

Memorial:YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL

HENDERSON

Alexander Rennie

LT

Killed in action

C Company.

Initially posted as “wounded and missing” Probably part of 2 Companies (C and D)  cut off in captured German trenches

25/09/15

Action at HOOGE

19150925

Son of Alexander R. Henderson, of 46, Beaconsfield Place, Aberdeen, and the late Elizabeth J. Thomson Henderson. M.A., Aberdeen University, and Teacher at Aboyne Higher Grade School, Aberdeenshire.

Grave/Memorial Reference:             Panel 38.

Memorial:YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL

DAWSON

John

 

Killed in Action

25/09/15

Action at HOOGE

19150925

11th Bn Attached 4th

Panel 115 to 119.

Memorial: LOOS MEMORIAL

HOPKINSON

James Garland

CAPT

Killed in action

Probably part of 2 Companies (C and D)  cut off . in captured German trenches  Initially posted as missing

25/09/15

Action at HOOGE

19150925

Panel 38.

Memorial:YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL

INKSTER

Walter

2/LT

Killed in action

BN diary records as wounded

25/09/15

Action at HOOGE

19150925

Panel 38.

Memorial:YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL

LOW

George

2/LT

Killed in action

BN diary records as missing

25/09/15

Action at HOOGE

19150925

Son of Jessie Low, of Dyce, Aberdeen, and the late William Low.

Grave/Memorial Reference:Panel 38.

Memorial:YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL

MORRISON

James

LT

Killed in action

Probably part of 2 Companies (C and D)  cut off . in captured German trenches  Initially posted as missing

25-27/09/1915

Action at HOOGE

19150925

>Son of Alexander and Ellen Sarah Baker Morrison, of Turriff, Aberdeenshire.

Grave/Memorial Reference:Panel 38.

Memorial:YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL

Morrison, James, Civil Engineer. 4GH. Lieut. Served F & F. Reported missing after Battle of Hooge 25th Sept 1915.,p 91, War Book of Turriff

SANGSTER

William John Campbell

2LT

Killed in action

BN diary records as missing

25/09/15

Action at HOOGE

19150925

Son of William Sangster, J.P., and Mary Sangster, of 62, Rubislawden South, Aberdeen. M.A. (Aberdeen). Medical Student.

Grave/Memorial Reference:Panel 38.

Memorial:YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL