CaptainCAIRNS, ANDREW

Service Number 167512

Died 06/02/1942

Aged 34

7th Bn.
York and Lancaster Regiment

formerly Pipe-Major, 2nd Bn.
King's Own Scottish Borderers

Son of Andrew Love Cairns and Margaret Cairns; husband of Agnes Steele Cairns (nee Webster), of Juniper Green, Edinburgh.

Inscription

ALSO HIS WIFE AGNES 8TH NOVEMBER 1955 OF 47

Buried at COLINTON PARISH CHURCHYARD, SOUTHERN EXTENSION

Location: Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Number of casualties: 11

Cemetery/memorial reference: Sec. N. Grave 27.


Cemetery details

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DISCLAIMER:
This collection of documents was assembled by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and its predecessors as part of the processes involved in the commemoration of individuals. As a result, they contain many corrections and alterations which reflect their use as working documents. For further information concerning the history of the collection, please see our About Our Records page.
Please be advised that some of the documents, especially the burial returns and exhumation reports, may contain information which some people may find distressing. The original archive records and their digital copies remain the property of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, but are available for re-use for private and non-commercial purposes.