1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Henry Ormiston

Contributed by: John Ormiston, on 2008-11-07

Henry Ormiston
Rank
First Name Henry
Surname Ormiston
Year of Birth 1881
Year of Death 1967
Regiment Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)
Place of Wartime Residence Bothwell, Lanarkshire

Henry's Story

Quiet, unassuming man who served with the 6th Battalion Cameronian (Scottish Rifles) as part of the British Expeditionary Force (France) 20/03/1915 to 18/04/1916. While he never spoke about his experience, the records show the Battalion were in action at Aubers Ridge and Festubert. Discharged 29/04/1916. Military Conduct - Exemplary. Returned to the Mining Industry and retired in 195.

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