Great War Graves, Jeanfield and Wellshill Cemetery, Perth

The Great War Graves in Jeanfield and Wellshill Cemetery, Perth, can be found scattered through it, mostly in its older parts.

Boy A A Cowper, RAF, 24/11/1918, aged 17:-

Great War Grave, Jeanfield and Wellshill Cemetery, Perth

Private J F Michie, Highland Cyclist Battalion, 27/12/1916:-

Great War Grave, Jeanfield and Wellshill Cemetery, Perth

Private J Macdonald, 31st Battalion Canadian Infantry, 24/1/0/1916, aged 28:-

Jeanfield and Wellshill Cemetery, Perth, Great War Grave

Canadian Great War Grave. Private J Heron, 52nd Battalion Canadian Infantry, 4/10/1916, aged 33:-

Canadian Great War Grave, Jeanfield and Wellshill Cemetery, Perth

Private W J Martin, The Black Watch, 17/8/1915, aged 53. It’s unusual even in a cemetery in the UK (overseas it would I suspect be impossible) to have other members of the deceased’s family commemorated at the same burial site:-

Great War Grave, Jeanfield and Wellshill CemeteryPerth

“Buried in this cemetery” Fireman J King, MMR, HMS No 12, 30/7/1915:-

Commonwealth War Headstone, Jeanfield and Wellshill Cemetery, Perth

Private T Birch, The Black Watch, 24/10/1917, aged 18. This also designates the resting place of “His Father, Thomas Birch.” (Same burial site commemoration is not unique then, even in this cemetery.)

War Grave, Jeanfield and Wellshill Cemetery, Perth

Private J Lumsden, The Black Watch, 9/4/1919, aged 31:-

War Grave, Jeanfield and Wellshill Cemetery, Perth

Private H Kennedy, The Black Watch, 31/1/01914:-

Jeanfield and Wellshill Cemetery, Perth Great War Grave

Private Andrew Muckersie, Highland Light Infantry, 31/8/1918, aged 37:-

Great War Grave, Jeanfield and Wellshill Cemetery, Perth

Private D Whyte, 5th Reserve Regiment of Cavalry, 13/4/1915, aged 25:-

Great War Grave, Jeanfield and Wellshill Cemetery, Perth

A dual commemoration. Lance Corporal A Gray, Gordon Highlanders, 11/10/1915, aged 19. Private T McColl, Gordon Highlanders, 26/3/1915. Commonwealth war dead headstones with more than one name are fairly common in Belgium and France, less so in the UK:-

Jeanfield and Wellshill Cemetery, Perth, Grave for the Great War

Private A Rodger, The Black Watch, 7/11/1918, aged 21:-

Great War Grave, Jeanfield and Wellshill Cemetery, Perth

Driver P Hodge Royal Field Artillery, 18/12/1919, aged 26:-

Jeanfield and Wellshill Cemetery, Perth, Great War Grave

Private J Campbell, Royal Army Service Corps, 20/9/1919:-

Great War Grave, Jeanfield and Wellshill Cemetery, Perth

Private C S Robertson, Army Service Corps, 13/11/1918, aged 38:-

Great War Grave, Jeanfield and Wellshill Cemetery, Perth

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