Lieutenant George Richard Swan

Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders

Died: Friday 9 August 1918 (aged 21)

Connected records

Record:
SWAN, GEORGE RICHARD
Additional information:
Son of Robert and Amy Swan, of Brisbane Lodge, Greenock.
Cemetery:
ST. SEVER CEMETERY, ROUEN
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Officers, B. 9. 1.
Country:
France

Possible matches

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Name recorded:
Swan, George R
Memorial:
Commercial Bank of Scotland - WW1 (WMR 5624)
Location:
Edinburgh, Lothian
Name recorded:
Swan, George R
Memorial:
Greenock Academy (WMR 53660)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Swan, G R
Memorial:
Newbiggin By The Sea (WMR 33923)
Location:
Newbiggin-by-the-sea, Northumberland

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Name:
Captain M A Swan
Context:
other
Date:
4 Aug 1918
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1 Cavalry Field Ambulance (page 357)
Name:
Captain M A Swan
Context:
commander
Date:
5 Aug 1918
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1 Cavalry Field Ambulance (page 357)