Lance Sergeant Alexander Black MM Military Medal

Service Number 6400


World War 1



Aged 36
Died of broncho pneumonia due to exposure
Buried at Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension, France. IV, J, 16
Son of John and Jean Black, of Girvan, Ayrshire; husband of Agnes F. F. Black, of 70, Crown Avenue, Clydebank.


Country Location Name of Memorial Campaign Names Date(s)
Scotland Elevated sea front site Stair Park Henrietta Street Girvan Kyle And Carrick Strathclyde KA26 9AN Girvan Obelisk World War 1
World War 2
Alexander Black 27-10-1918 View

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