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The battalions, regiments, brigades, and divisions of the men at the time of their death. Divisions were attached to Corps and Armies as required. The necessities of war meant that divisions were moved quite frequently. The list is sorted by Division, Brigade, then Battalion.

Name Battalion/ Regiment Brigade Division
Thomas Spink1st South Wales Borderers 3rd1st
Frederic Barr9th Highland Light Infantry5th2nd
Malcolm Brodie1st Gordon Highlanders76th3rd
Thomas Lawrie2nd Scottish Rifles 23rd8th
John Holmes10th Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders26th9th (Scottish)
Robert Sproul5th Cameron Highlanders 26th9th (Scottish)
John Clark6th King's Own Scottish Borderers28th9th (Scottish)
Ernest Murray9th Scottish Rifles South African9th (Scottish)
Andrew HoustonRoyal Field Artillery 58th11th
Hudson Hardman7th Cameron Highlanders44th15th (Scottish)
William McKenzie9th Black Watch 44th15th (Scottish)
James Woodrow8th Seaforth Highlanders 44th15th (Scottish)
William Keith8th Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders 45th15th (Scottish)
Adam McLeod (Walton)11th Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders 45th15th (Scottish)
William Candlish6th Cameron Highlanders45th15th (Scottish)
Peter Higgins7th Royal Scots Fusiliers45th15th (Scottish)
James Hood7th Royal Scots Fusiliers 45th15th (Scottish)
John Andrew7th/8th King's Own Scottish Borderers 46th15th (Scottish)
John McInnes10th Scottish Rifles 46th15th (Scottish)
William McClure7th Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers 49th16th (Irish)
Robert Burns10th Lancashire Fusiliers52nd17th (Northern)
James McGibbon17th Trench Mortar Bty, Royal Field Artillery 17th (Northern)
John Higgins8th King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry70th23rd
John BegleyRoyal Field Artillery103rd23rd
David McGregor18th King's Liverpool Regiment 21st30th
Robert Niven18th King's Liverpool Regiment 89th30th
Robert Barr15th Highland Light Infantry14th32nd
Robert McDougall15th Highland Light Infantry 14th32nd
James Pollock15th Highland Light Infantry 14th32nd
Ian Bannatyne16th Highland Light Infantry97th32nd
Henry Strang16th Highland Light Infantry 97th32nd
Archibald Fulton17th Highland Light Infantry97th32nd
Edward Shedden1st Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) 19th33rd
James Brooks5th Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)19th33rd
John Brown2nd Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders98th33rd
John Gray5th Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders, att. 2nd98th33rd
George Fisher1st/4th Suffolk98th33rd
Hugh Fulton9th Highland Light Infantry100th33rd
Gottfried Hepner Giffen16th Royal Scots101st34th
William Cairns5th King's Own Scottish Borderers103rd34th
Robert Millar5th Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders 103rd34th
Speirs Barr18th Highland Light Infantry106th35th
George Jackson18th Highland Light Infantry 106th35th
Lyle BarrRoyal Field Artillery157th35th
William Houston9th North Staffordshire (Pioneers) 37th
Robert JacksonMiscellaneous Trades, Royal Engineers 37th
George Balfour4th Northumberland Fusiliers149th 50th (Northumbrian)
William Neil13th Black Watch 149th50th (Northumbrian)
James Reston6th Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders 152nd51st (Highland)
Richard Arroll5th Seaforth Highlanders152nd 51st (Highland)
William Kerr7th Black Watch 153rd51st (Highland)
David TodSignals Company, Royal Engineers 154th51st (Highland)
William MillarRoyal Field Artillery 255th51st (Highland)
Alister Duff7th Scottish Rifles156th52nd (Lowland)
William Blackley6th Highland Light Infantry157th52nd (Lowland)
John Macdougall6th Highland Light Infantry 157th52nd (Lowland)
Alexander Cameron8th Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders183rd61st
Charles Morgan8th Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders 183rd61st
Walter McWilliamSignals Company, Royal Engineers GHQ
Andrew JacksonMotor Machine Gun Squadron
Henry AndrewMechanical Transport, Army Service Corps
James BurnsMotor Transport Army Service Corps
Peter Calligan23rd Heavy Bty, Royal Garrison Artillery
Robert Browning26th Heavy Bty, Royal Garrison Artillery
Walter Brown3rd Canadian Infantry Battalion1st1st Canadian
Neil Macdonald13th Canadian Royal Highlanders 3rd1st Canadian
David Cummings5th Canadian Mounted Rifles8th3rd Canadian
Andrew GardinerNew Zealand Canterbury RiflesNew Zealand & Australian
Robert MilroyWellington, New Zealand New Zealand & Australian
James SmellieHMS Cressy, Royal Navy
Peter HoustonSS Strathnairn, Mercantile Marine
Ritchie JohnstoneRoyal Air Force

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