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Person Details

BRUCE, Angus

Memorials

Name: Eton - WW1 (2) High Street, Eton
NIWM Ref: 7955
RBWM Ref: WM238
Name: Eton Wick and Boveney Eton Wick Road, Eton Wick
NIWM Ref: 7948
RBWM Ref: WM176

Person Details

Place of birth: Snizort, Inverness, Scotland
Gender: Male
Date of death: 27/03/1918
Place of death: Arras, France
Manner of death: Killed in action
Age at death: 37
CWGC Ref: 742638
TWGPP Ref: 2389124
Address: 8 Primrose Villas Alma Road Eton Wick New Boveney
Address: Uig Isle of Skye

Military details

Joined: Serving Soldier
Military Organisation: Army
Military Unit/Group: 14th Battalion, Highland Light Infantry
Rank: Company Sergeant Major
Service Number: 19160
Military Organisation: Army
Military Unit/Group: 1st battalion, Scots Guards
Rank: Pipe Major
Service Number: 19160
Decoration: Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM)

Relatives

Late Father Angus BRUCE
Mother Jean BRUCE
Wife Lottie BRUCE
Brother Norman BRUCE
Sister Marion BRUCE
Brother John Alex BRUCE
Sister Christy BRUCE
Brother Donald BRUCE

Additional information

Prior to the war Angus was a regular soldier. The Highland Light Infantry.

Resources

Details of the Battle of Arras and the first battles of the Somme 1918.

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