Major ROBERT REID MAITLAND

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Rank Major
Forenames ROBERT REID
Surname MAITLAND
Initials R R
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Wednesday, 07 June 1944
Age 25
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From ABERDEEN, UNITED KINGDOM
Service Number 167788
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Royal Army Medical Corps
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 6 Airborne Division Headquarters
Regiment/Unit attached to 6 Airborne Division Headquarters
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration RANVILLE CHURCHYARD
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location Grave 48.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF HARRY REID MAITLAND AND HELEN MAITLAND; HUSBAND OF MARY LINDSAY MAITLAND, OF ABERDEEN.

Additional Information

Bachelor of Medicine (MB), Bachelor of Surgery (CHB), Aberdeen.

 

 

Major ROBERT REID MAITLAND was wounded on Tuesday the 6th June 1944 by mortor bomb fregments. He died of his wounds on Wednesday the 7th Jue 1944.1

 

 

References
1. Gale's Eyes. p.20. Private Publication, 2008. by Carl Rijmen.

 

Acknowledgements and Credits
Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Headstone photograph: Carl Shilleto
Cross marker photograph:  
Individual photograph:  
Additional photographs provided by:  
Additional information provided by: Gale's Eyes. p.20. Private Publication, 2008. by Carl Rijmen.

 

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