Now featuring Scots in the Great War Living History Society.
Cpl George Stevenson
Name: STEVENSON, GEORGE Initials: G Nationality: United Kingdom Rank: Corporal Regiment/Service: Cameron Highlanders Unit Text: "B" Coy. 1st Bn. Age: 21 Date of Death: 02/10/1914 Service No: 9137 Additional information: Son of Mrs. Jessie R. G. Stevenson, of 8, High St., Dalkeith, Midlothian. Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead Memorial: LA FERTE-SOUS-JOUARRE MEMORIAL
Death notice and memorium
Memorium dated May 1919, I can give no explanation for the difference in the dates quoted for George's death.
In proud and loving memory of my beloved son 9137 Corporal George Stevenson, 1st Cameron Highlanders killed in action 14th September,1914
Not marked by wood cross,
not even marked at all,
Just buried 'neath the green grass sod,
In the place they saw him fall.
Inserted by his sorrowing mother and brothers, 41 Muirpark Eskbank