Captain John Monfries Mitchell

Royal Scots

Died: Saturday 22 May 1915 (aged 32)

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Record:
MITCHELL, JOHN MONFRIES
Additional information:
Son of Annie Mitchell, of 4, Nile Grove, Edinburgh, and the late Alexander Mitchell. Born at Leith, Edinburgh.
Cemetery:
EDINBURGH (ROSEBANK) CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Lieutenant Mitchell
Context:
joined
Date:
23 May 1915
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 5 Dragoon Guards (page 141)
Name:
Second Lieutenant G Mitchell
Context:
joined
Date:
22 May 1915
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) (page 111)
Name:
Second Lieutenant G Mitchell
Context:
departed_training
Date:
26 May 1915
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) (page 112)