World War 2 (1939 - 1945)


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James Kirkwood

Service: Army
Regiment: Royal Army Service Corps
Rank: Driver
Service Number: T/117758

James Kirkwood was born in 1908 in Newton Mearns, son of Robert Taylor Kirkwood and Mary Allan Kirkwood of Main Street, Newton Mearns. He was killed in Italy on 3 December 1942, aged 34, and is buried in Ancona Cemetery - Grave reference III. A. 10. Ancona Cemetery is in Tavernelle, in the Commune and Province of Ancona, 3 kilometres south of the town of Ancona. He is also commemorated on Mearns Parish Kirk War Memorial.

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