John Irvine


Died aged 22 on 11/11/1916. He was Private S/43376 1st Battalion, Gordon Highlanders. The son of James and Mary Irvine of South Setter, Tingwall, Shetland. He was born and enlisted at Lerwick. MIC – Victory and British War medals. John is buried at Wadsley Churchyard, Sheffield, 4.
John’s brother, 2417 Henry of the 1/7th Gordon Highlanders was killed on 6/6/1916.


Tingwall War Memorial Shetland














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