Casualty Details...

Corporal James Gordon

1/2nd Scottish Horse

Service Number: 4288

Born: Monday 27th May 1889 in Methlick .

Died: Sunday 15th July 1917

Age: 29

Son of James Gordon and Elizabeth Chalmers, Middlemuir, Methlick.

Brother of John and Alexander, also Killed in Action (they are both commemorated on the War Memorial)

Family Grave: Methlick MI 144

Family grave gives date of death as being 1st March 1919, whereas CWGC gives date of death as 15 July 1917.