Deck Hand Alexander West

Mercantile Marine

Died: Monday 7 January 1918 (aged 52)

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Record:
WEST, ALEXANDER
Additional information:
Son of Elspet West and the late William West; husband of Jamesina West (nee Watt), of 11, Harbour St., Gardenstown, Banffshire. Born at Gardenstown.
Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
West, Alexander
Memorial:
Portsoy - Figure (WMR 8671)
Location:
Portsoy, Grampian
Name recorded:
West, A
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John Player And Sons - WW1 (WMR 27333)
Location:
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
West, A
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St John The Evangelist Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 34655)
Location:
Goole, Humberside
Name recorded:
West, A
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St Barnabas Church WW1 (WMR 52295)
Location:
Crewe, Cheshire
Name recorded:
West, A
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Uggeshall and Sotherton (WMR 73046)
Location:
Uggeshall, Suffolk
Name recorded:
West, A
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Croydon Gas Company (WMR 10800)
Location:
Croydon, Greater London
Name recorded:
West, A
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Arthur Balfour and Co. Ltd - WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 27828)
Location:
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
West, A
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Elstead Cross (WMR 23556)
Location:
Elstead, Surrey
Name recorded:
West, A
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Darlington Grammar School - WW2 Plaque (WMR 41890)
Location:
Darlington, Durham
Name recorded:
West, A
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All Saints' Parishioners - WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 27984)
Location:
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
West, A
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5th Battn Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry - WW1 (WMR 46709)
Location:
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
West, A
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Hitchin - WW1 and WW2 Cross (WMR 1126)
Location:
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Name recorded:
West, A
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Coxhoe And District WW1 And WW2 (WMR 41870)
Location:
Coxhoe, Durham
Name recorded:
West, A
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Barlow And Jones Ltd (WMR 43825)
Location:
Sharples, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
West, A
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Pateley Bridge Stone Of Remembrance (WMR 2078)
Location:
Pateley Bridge, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
West, A
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East Cowick (WMR 51629)
Location:
East Cowick, Humberside
Name recorded:
West, A
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Francis Morton & Co. Ltd (WMR 70718)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
West, A
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St Marys Church - WW1 (WMR 10229)
Location:
Coxhoe, Durham
Name recorded:
West, A
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Thames Ditton - Cross (WMR 23440)
Location:
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Name recorded:
West, A
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Elstead Church Board WW1 And WW2 (WMR 23557)
Location:
Elstead, Surrey
Name recorded:
West, A
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Bow Brickhill (WMR 8253)
Location:
Bow Brickhill, Buckinghamshire
Name recorded:
West, A
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St. Mary Magdalene Church - WW1 Book of Remembrance (WMR 38872)
Location:
Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
West, A
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Goole (WMR 34644)
Location:
Goole, Humberside
Name recorded:
West, A
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Parishioners of Stoke-next-Guildford - WW1 (WMR 23328)
Location:
Guildford, Surrey
Name recorded:
West, A
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Hadleigh Congregational Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 45823)
Location:
Hadleigh, Essex
Name recorded:
West, A
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Tunbridge Wells (WMR 1540)
Location:
Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Name recorded:
West, A
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Sun St Methodist Church (WMR 28797)
Location:
Keighley, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
West, A
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All Saints Church WW1 Board (WMR 9885)
Location:
Hoole, Cheshire
Name recorded:
West, A
Memorial:
Thames Ditton Parish WW1 Memorial Plaque (WMR 23454)
Location:
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Name recorded:
West, A
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Bedfont (WMR 47591)
Location:
Bedfont, Greater London
Name recorded:
West, A
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Snaith Obelisk (WMR 34822)
Location:
Snaith, Humberside
Name recorded:
West, A
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Bristol Constabulary WW1 (WMR 90103)
Location:
Portishead, Avon
Name recorded:
West, A
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Watford - WW1 (WMR 33372)
Location:
Watford, Hertfordshire
Name recorded:
West, A
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Kingston Upon Thames WW1 And WW2 (WMR 12100)
Location:
Kingston upon Thames, Greater London
Name recorded:
West, A
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Hoole and Newton (WMR 9884)
Location:
Hoole, Cheshire
Name recorded:
West, A
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St Mary Parishioners (WMR 19617)
Location:
Brancaster, Norfolk
Name recorded:
West, A
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Swinefleet (WMR 51653)
Location:
Swinefleet, Humberside
Name recorded:
West, A
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Hartfield WW1 and WW2 (WMR 17227)
Location:
Hartfield, East Sussex
Name recorded:
West, A
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Wolverton (WMR 8170)
Location:
Wolverton, Buckinghamshire
Name recorded:
West, A
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St Andrews Church Lychgate (WMR 16752)
Location:
Nuthurst, West Sussex
Name recorded:
West, A
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Royal Northern Hospital (WMR 12057)
Location:
Holloway, Greater London
Name recorded:
West, A
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Men of Lamberhurst - WW1 (WMR 48779)
Location:
Lamberhurst, Kent
Name recorded:
West, A
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Men and Women of Barton-Upon-Humber (WMR 51704)
Location:
Barton On Humber, Lincolnshire
Name recorded:
West, A
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Men Of Cambridgeshire And The Isle Of Ely (WMR 12935)
Location:
Ely, Cambridgeshire
Name recorded:
West, A
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Emberton Clock Tower (WMR 8188)
Location:
Emberton, Buckinghamshire
Name recorded:
West, A
Memorial:
W Joynson And Sons Employees (WMR 12728)
Location:
St Mary Cray, Greater London

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Name:
Lance Corporal West
Context:
departed_sick
Date:
4 Jan 1918
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 8 Mobile Veterinary Section (page 804)
Name:
Private West
Context:
award
Date:
12 Jan 1918
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Cavalry Brigade: 4 Dragoon Guards. (page 682)
Name:
Captain R A West
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
2 Jan 1918
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1/1 North Somerset Yeomanry (page 690)