Private Alexander Cowan Wood

King's Own Scottish Borderers

Died: Sunday 3 September 1916 (aged 40)

Connected records

Record:
WOOD, ALEXANDER COWAN
Additional information:
Husband of Margaret Hunter Little, of 80, Huddersfield St., Galashiels. Served in the South African War.
Cemetery:
THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Pier and Face 4 A and 4 D.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Second Lieutenant Wood
Context:
other
Date:
30 Aug 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: Brigade Machine Gun Company (page 12)
Name:
Lieutenant Colonel Wood
Context:
commander
Date:
31 Aug 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Train (4, 6, 33, 37 Companies A.S.C.). (page 619)
Name:
Lieutenant Colonel Wood
Context:
commander
Date:
31 Aug 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Train (4, 6, 33, 37 Companies A.S.C.). (page 622)
Name:
Lieutenant Colonel Wood
Context:
commander
Date:
31 Aug 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Train (4, 6, 33, 37 Companies A.S.C.). (page 620)
Name:
Lieutenant Wood
Context:
Wounded
Date:
1 Sep 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 24 Battalion Manchester Regiment (Pioneers) (page 368)
Name:
Captain G W Wood
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
31 Aug 1916
Diary:
2 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 5 Field Ambulance. (page 319)
Name:
Lieutenant Colonel E Wood
Context:
commander
Date:
31 Aug 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Train (4, 6, 33, 37 Companies A.S.C.). (page 621)
Name:
Private G Wood
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
3 Sep 1916
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 141 Field Ambulance (page 114)