Pool of Muchart War Memorial

To the Glorious Dead
1914 - 1918
Brig Gen W Scott Moncrieff  

William served as a Brigadier General on the General Staff of the 156th Brigade. He had previously been commissioned into the 57th Foot, serving in the Zulu and Boar Wars. A wound received at Spion Kop, left him with a limp.

In 1914 he was recalled from retirement and given command of the aforesaid 156th. He was killed when his brigade assaulted the Turkish position resulting in the losses of 72 officers and ove 1200 men.

He was KIA on 28 June 1915 aged 57 and rests in Twelve Tree Copse Cemetery, Turkey

Capt Alan Izat M.C. Royal Engineers Alan was the son of Alexander and Margaret of Balliliesk, Dollar and husband of Jessie. He served as a Captain in the RE's 103 Field Coy. Alan died on 2 January 1917 aged 32 and is remembered in Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension.
Alan was awarded the M.C.
  R C Stewart 8th York & Lancs Regt  
Lieut J M Cram RAF     Canada  
2nd Lt W A H Lindsay 2nd HLI  
Sergt J Bird 2nd Scots Guards  
  J Adams M.M. & Bar Scottish Horse  
  J McGregor RFA  
Lance Cpl W Grant Scottish Horse  
  A Anderson ASC  
Gnr J Petrie RGA  
Pte A Cameron Black Watch  
  D Scott A & SH  
  W Marshall 14th A & SH  
  D Petrie Black Watch  
1939 - 1945
Lieut J Douglas Cairns RA  
Major John G Dalziel 1st Cameronians  
Leading Signalman John A H Harley RN  
Gunner John Kay RA  
Lieut George F Morrison 7th Black Watch  
Driver James Paterson Tank Corps  
Gunner John L Paterson RA  
Flt Lieut Willdon S D Sutherland RAF  


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