1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Peter Darroch

Contributed by: Joyce Haluch, on 2008-11-09

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Rank
First Name Peter
Surname Darroch
Year of Birth 1886
Year of Death 1956
Regiment Royal Scots
Place of Wartime Residence Prestonpans, East Lothian

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Joyce Haluch (Grandaughter), West Calder, Scotland 2008-11-13

R.S.M. Regimental Sergeant Major, 8th Battalion, Royal Scots

Awarded the D.C.M. on 16th April, 1918, as noted in the London Gazette, issue 30636, page 11, for conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty.

Lost a Brother, James, who was fatally wounded at the Somme on 3rd August, 1916 at is buried at the Heilly Station Cemetery, Mericourt-L'Abbe, Sommc, France, Grave Reference 111,B,9

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