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Brigadier General JAMES FOSTER RIDDELL

Regiment & Unit/Ship

General Staff

Cdg. 149th (1st/1st Northumberland) Inf. Bde.

Date of Death

Died 26 April 1915

Age 52 years old

Buried or commemorated at

TYNE COT CEMETERY

XXXIV. H. 14.

Belgium

Commonwealth War Graves Commission - Headstone Placeholder
  • Secondary Unit, Regiment late 2nd/5th Bn. Northumberland Fusiliers
  • Country of Service United Kingdom
  • Additional Info Son of John Riddell, of the family of Riddell, formerly of Riddell in Roxburghshire; husband of Margaret G. Riddell (daughter of the late Sir Henry Scott), of Hyde, Churt, Farnham, Surrey.
  • Personal Inscription KILLED LEADING HIS BRIGADE BUT 5 DAYS LANDED SOLDIER AND GREAT GENTLEMAN
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