Elliots in World War I



William Elliot
William 1891-1917 born Glencoul.
Lovat Scouts 1914-1916 then 7th Camerons
Died of pneumonia 29-3-1917. Acting L/Sgt 26523
Memorial at Longuenesse Military Cemetery, Wizernes, St Omer, Pas de Calais (Plot 4 Row B no 43)
(Commonwealth War Graves Commission registry entry)

Alistair Elliot
Alistair b 11-11-1892 d 12-4-1918
Worked at Bank of Scotland Gallowgate Glasgow
L/Cpl 333212 2/9th Highland Light Infantry 1916
Missing believed killed in action
Memorial at 'Hyde Park Corner', Ploegsteert, Belgium
(Commonwealth War Graves Commission registry entry)

Matthew Elliot
Matthew b 3-3-1896 d 17-4-1970 Glencoul
1st Lovat Scouts 1914-1918 Gallipoli 1915 Egypt 1915 Libya 1916 Salonika 1917-18 France 1918
Stalker Glencoul 1920-1940 Lochmore 1940 Achfary 1950 Bonar Bridge 1955

John David Elliot
John David b 18-3-1898 Glencoul d 1986 Lochmore
2nd Cameron H-landers 1917-1918 on Western Front, Army of Occupation 1919 Cologne and Solingen.
Stalker Glendhu 1922-1947 Lochmore 1948-1966

Picture credits:
Willie, Alistair and Matt -- John and Moira Mackay
Jock, Tim Elliot