In Memory of
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Son of John and Elizabeth Douglas, lived
at Craigton , later Rose Cottage.
Alexander Douglas was baptised at Kirkhill on 9/11/1890. His father was a farm servant.
Pte 6 GH, Craigton Cottage. Born Kennethmont and enlisted at Inverurie, killed in action, served France & Flanders.
PRO; War & Victory Medals
The letter S prefixing the service number indicates a wartime enlistment.
Only Alex Douglas in GH from records, brother of George Douglas
Brothers James and John served Pte 6
GH, Jimmy d Aberdeen 21/8/1941, John d Inverurie 29/3/1970.
Life of a Regiment, entry
1GH Battalion War Diary entries, July
4/8/1914 at Plymouth: 8th
Bde, 3rd Division
|Memorial:||THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Somme, France|
|Pier and Face 15 B and 15 C|
|The Thiepval Memorial will be found
on the D73, off the main Bapaume to Albert road (D929).