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- Wedderburns and Weatherburns

who gave their lives in WW1 and WW2 

 

The following information was extracted from data provided by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission. Further information is accessible via their website at: http://yard.ccta.gov.uk/cwgc/

 

In Memory of

ALFRED WEDDERBURN

Corporal
7901973
2nd, Fife and Forfar Yeomanry, R.A.C.
who died on
Friday, 30th March 1945. Age 27.

Additional Information:

Son of Alfred and Maggie v H. Wedderburn, of Blyth, Northumberland.

Cemetery:

REICHSWALD FOREST WAR CEMETERY, Germany

Grave Reference/
Panel Number:

61. H. 18.

 

In Memory of

A WEDDERBURN

Private
7278
Jamaica Contingent
who died on
Thursday, 5th April 1917.
Age 27.

Additional Information:

Son of George Adolphus and Catherine Wedderburn.

 

Memorial:

KINGSTON (MAY PEN) MEMORIAL, Jamaica

 

In Memory of

BRIAN WALTER EDWARD WEDDERBURN

Sergeant
1335713
Pilot
76 Sqdn., Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
who died on
Saturday, 17th April 1943. Age 20.

Additional Information:

Son of Herbert Walter and May Eleanor Florence Wedderburn, of Sydenham, London.

 

Cemetery:

LIESSE COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Aisne, France

Grave Reference/
Panel Number:

Mil. Plot. Row B. Coll. grave 6-11.

 

In Memory of

D M A WEDDERBURN

Major
219028
Grenadier Guards
who died on
Friday, 26th February 1960.

 

 

Cemetery:

KRANJI MILITARY CEMETERY, Singapore

Grave Reference/
Panel Number:

Plot 11 Row D Grave 5

 

In Memory of

DAVID WALTER FAIRLIE WEDDERBURN

Leading Aircraftman
1337251
Obs. U/T
Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
who died on
Sunday, 16th November 1941. Age 18.

Additional Information:

Son of Charles Carmichael Wedderburn and Jessie Mary Wedderburn, of St. Andrews, Fife.

 

Cemetery:

MONKTON AND PRESTWICK CEMETERY, Ayrshire, United Kingdom

Grave Reference/
Panel Number:

Sec. K.L. Grave 4.

 

In Memory of

ERNEST ALEXANDER MACLAGAN WEDDERBURN

Major
129465
Royal Scots
who died on
Sunday, 24th December 1944. Age 32.

Additional Information:

Son of Sir Ernest Maclagan Wedderburn, Kt., O.B.E., and Lady Wedderburn, of Edinburgh; husband of Marjorie Wedderburn, of Edinburgh.

 

Cemetery:

ANCONA WAR CEMETERY, Italy

Grave Reference/
Panel Number:

B.A., LL.B., W.S. III. J. 12.

 

In Memory of

GEORGE HERBERT WEDDERBURN

Lieutenant
Hampshire Yeomanry (Carabiniers)
attd. 15th Bn., Hampshire Regiment
who died on
Friday, 9th August 1918. Age 31.

Additional Information:

Son of George Alexander and Florence Ada Wedderburn.

 

Memorial:

TYNE COT MEMORIAL, Zonnebeke, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

Grave Reference/
Panel Number:

Panel 88 to 90 and 162

 

In Memory of

HARRY FRANCIS KEIR WEDDERBURN

Lieutenant Colonel
17125
8th Bn., Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)
who died on
Friday, 5th February 1943. Age 43.

Additional Information:

Son of Harry George and Jane Trevalion Wedderburn, of St. Andrews; husband of Mary Sharp Wedderburn, of St. Andrews.

 

Cemetery:

ST. ANDREWS WESTERN CEMETERY, Fifeshire, United Kingdom

Grave Reference/
Panel Number:

Sec. H. Grave 242.

 

In Memory of

JOHN WEDDERBURN

Lance Corporal
2658857
5th Bn., Coldstream Guards
who died on
Friday, 16th February 1945. Age 24.

 

 

Cemetery:

RHEINBERG WAR CEMETERY, Germany

Grave Reference/
Panel Number:

12. A. 6.

 

In Memory of

J WEDDERBURN

Private
628214
47th Bn., Canadian Infantry (Western Ontario Regt.)
who died on
Friday, 2nd March 1917.

 

 

Cemetery:

VILLERS STATION CEMETERY, VILLERS-AU-BOIS, Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference/
Panel Number:

VII. D. 18.

 

In Memory of

JOHN WEDDERBURN

Petty Officer Telegraphist
C/JX 132489
H.M.S. Boadicea, Royal Navy
who died on
Tuesday, 13th June 1944. Age 31.

Additional Information:

Son of Robert and Elizabeth Wedderburn; husband of Lily Wedderburn, of Cullercoats, Northumberland.

 

Memorial:

CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL, Kent, United Kingdom

Grave Reference/
Panel Number:

77, 1.

 

In Memory of

JOHN TALBOT WEDDERBURN

Private
3322916
7th Bn., Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)
who died on
Thursday, 9th July 1942. Age 26.

Additional Information:

Son of John and Jane Forrester Wedderburn, of Wallsend, Northumberland.

 

Memorial:

BROOKWOOD MEMORIAL, Surrey, United Kingdom

Grave Reference/
Panel Number:

Panel 12. Column 2.

 

In Memory of

LORIMER HAMILTON WEDDERBURN

Private
696110
31st Bn., Canadian Infantry (Alberta Regt.)
who died on
Thursday, 3rd May 1917. Age 19.

Additional Information:

Son of Philip H. and Elizabeth G. Wedderburn, of 719, McLeod Building, Edmonton, Alberta. Born at Nigel, Transvaal, South Africa.

 

Memorial:

VIMY MEMORIAL, Pas de Calais, France

 

In Memory of

L M WEDDERBURN

Private
760749
7th Bn., Canadian Infantry (British Columbia Regt.)
who died on
Sunday, 10th March 1918.

 

 

Cemetery:

AIX-NOULETTE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference/
Panel Number:

II. A. 21.

 

In Memory of

PETER ELDER WEDDERBURN

Private
811676
1st Bn., Gordon Highlanders
who died on
Monday, 17th June 1940. Age 26.

 

 

Memorial:

DUNKIRK MEMORIAL, Nord, France

Grave Reference/
Panel Number:

Column 127.

 

In Memory of

ROBERT HAMILTON MACLAGAN WEDDERBURN

Lieutenant
Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)
who died on
Wednesday, 3rd February 1915. Age 21.

Additional Information:

Son of the Rev. L. C. M. Wedderburn, M.A., and Gertrude Elizabeth (daughter of Lt. Col. James Maxwell, C.B.), of View Mount, Gordon Rd., Corstorphine, Edinburgh. Born at Madderty, Perthshire. M.A. (Edinburgh) 1914.

 

Cemetery:

BREWERY ORCHARD CEMETERY, Nord, France

Grave Reference/
Panel Number:

I. A. 2.

 

In Memory of

JAMES WEDDERBURN-MAXWELL

Second Lieutenant
3rd attd.
6th Bn., King's Own Scottish Borderers
who died on
Tuesday, 1st October 1918.
Age 19.

Additional Information:

Youngest son of Helen Mary Godfrey Wedderburn-Maxwell, of Glenlair, Dalbeattie Kirkcudbrightshire, and the late Maj. James Andrew Colville Wedderburn-Maxwell (Bengal Staff Corps). Educated at Charterhouse, formerly of Edinburgh University O.T.C.

 

Cemetery:

DADIZEELE NEW BRITISH CEMETERY, Moorslede, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

Grave Reference/
Panel Number:

V. D. 4.

 

In Memory of

DONALD STEPHEN WEDDERBURN-OGILVY

Sub-Lieutenant
H.M. Drifter Thistle., Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve

who died on
Thursday, 8th May 1941. Age 40.

Additional Information:

Son of Thomas and Marion Agnes Wedderburn-Ogilvy; husband of Myra Carolyn Henrietta Wedderburn-Ogilvy, of Ballycarney, Co. Wexford, Republic of Ireland.

 

Memorial:

LOWESTOFT NAVAL MEMORIAL, Suffolk, United Kingdom

Grave Reference/
Panel Number:

Panel 4, Column 3

 

In Memory of

DOUGLAS WEATHERBURN

Gunner
113148
204th Siege By., Royal Garrison Artillery
who died on
Saturday, 6th October 1917. Age 22.

Additional Information:

Son of John D. and Mary Weatherburn, of Great Kyle, Whittingham, Northumberland.

 

Cemetery:

MENIN ROAD SOUTH MILITARY CEMETERY, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

Grave Reference/
Panel Number:

II. L. 20.

 

In Memory of

D P WEATHERBURN

Driver
750707
"B" Bty. 315th Bde., Royal Field Artillery
who died on
Tuesday, 19th February 1918.

 

 

Cemetery:

TINCOURT NEW BRITISH CEMETERY, Somme, France

Grave Reference/
Panel Number:

IV. H. 6.

 

In Memory of

HENRY WEATHERBURN

Private
1979
3rd Northern Cyclist Bn., Army Cyclist Corps
who died on
Sunday, 31st October 1915. Age 23.

Additional Information:

Son of Henry and Isabella Weatherburn.

 

Cemetery:

EARSDON (ST. ALBAN) CHURCHYARD, Northumberland, United Kingdom

Grave Reference/
Panel Number:

L. 3.

 

In Memory of

H J WEATHERBURN

Private
70276
7th Bn., The Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regt.)
who died on
Friday, 26th April 1918.

 

 

Cemetery:

HANGARD WOOD BRITISH CEMETERY, Somme, France

Grave Reference/
Panel Number:

I. D. 19.

 

In Memory of

JOHN WEATHERBURN

Corporal
4273894
9th Bn., Royal Northumberland Fusiliers

who died on
Sunday, 15th February 1942. Age 33.

Additional

Son of John and Mary Weatherburn.

 

Memorial:

SINGAPORE MEMORIAL, Singapore

Grave Reference/
Panel Number:

Column 45.

 

In Memory of

JOHN STAPLETON WEATHERBURN

Private
1007
1st Bn., Australian Infantry, A.I.F
who died on
Sunday, 2nd May 1915. Age 31.

Additional Information:

Son of Alexander and Elizabeth Weatherburn, of 11, Sherburn Terrace, Consett, England. Native of Berwick-on-Tweed.

 

Memorial:

LONE PINE MEMORIAL, Turkey

Grave Reference/
Panel Number:

15.

 

In Memory of

JAMES SCOTT WEATHERBURN

Able Seaman
Mersey/5/130
H.M.S. "Viknor.", Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve
who died on
Wednesday, 13th January 1915. Age 21.

Additional Information:

Son of Mrs. Elizabeth Ann Carruthers, of 23, Tyrer St., Birkenhead.

 

Memorial:

PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Devon, United Kingdom

Grave Reference/
Panel Number:

8.

 

In Memory of

ROBERT WEATHERBURN

Private
2384
1st/8th Bn., Durham Light Infantry
who died on
Monday, 26th April 1915.

 

 

Memorial:

YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

Grave Reference/
Panel Number:

Panel 36 and 38

 

In Memory of

STANLEY WEATHERBURN

Stoker 1st Class
P/KX 84088
H.M.S. Royal Oak, Royal Navy
who died on
Saturday, 14th October 1939.

Additional Information:

Son of George and Mary Weatherburn.

 

Memorial:

PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Hampshire, United Kingdom

Grave Reference/
Panel Number:

Panel 35, Column 2.

 

In Memory of

T E WEATHERBURN

Private
21001
1st Bn., Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers

who died on
Sunday, 25th November 1917.

 

 

Cemetery:

ROCQUIGNY-EQUANCOURT ROAD BRITISH CEMETERY, MANANCOURT, Somme, France

Grave Reference/
Panel Number:

II. E. 30.

 

In Memory of

THOMAS LESLIE WEATHERBURN

Lance Corporal
4756241
1/5th Bn., Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regt.)
who died on
Friday, 8th December 1944. Age 31.

 

 

Cemetery:

KANCHANABURI WAR CEMETERY, Thailand

Grave Reference/
Panel Number:

Coll. grave 5. A. 1-47.

 

In Memory of

WILLIAM WEATHERBURN

Leading Aircraftman
640401
Royal Air Force
who died on
Friday, 18th July 1941. Age 19.

Additional Information:

Son of John and Margaret Weatherburn, of Berwick-on-Tweed.

 

Cemetery:

TWEEDMOUTH CEMETERY, Northumberland, United Kingdom

Grave Reference/
Panel Number:

Sec C. Uncons. Grave 790

 

In Memory of

W G WEATHERBURN

Serjeant
146058
96th Siege Bty., Royal Garrison Artillery
who died on
Friday, 28th September 1917. Age 27.

Additional Information:

Husband of E. E. Weatherburn, of 137, Milton Rd., West Hartlepool.

 

Cemetery:

AIX-NOULETTE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference/
Panel Number:

I. U. 10.

 

 

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