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by garibaldired
Fri Nov 11, 2016 8:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: TalkingScot Admin - Russell
Replies: 27
Views: 1330

Re: TalkingScot Admin - Russell

Very saddened to hear of Russell's death.

He will be sorely missed here. Always so kind, helpful and well informed.

Many condolences to his family and friends.

Best wishes,
Meg
by garibaldired
Sun Sep 25, 2016 12:25 pm
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Jeanie Harper McKinlay
Replies: 7
Views: 319

Re: Jeanie Harper McKinlay

Andrew and Elwyn,

Thanks very much for your help here.

Best wishes,
Meg
by garibaldired
Sun Sep 25, 2016 9:37 am
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Jeanie Harper McKinlay
Replies: 7
Views: 319

Re: Jeanie Harper McKinlay

=D> =D> =D>

Thank you SO much, Alan.

PM on its way!

Best wishes,

Meg
by garibaldired
Sat Sep 24, 2016 8:25 pm
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Jeanie Harper McKinlay
Replies: 7
Views: 319

Re: Jeanie Harper McKinlay

Oh thank you very much.

It just gives the date presumably?
I wonder why she travelled back in 1957 as McKinlay....

More questions than answers!

Very many thanks anyway.

Best wishes,
Meg
by garibaldired
Sat Sep 24, 2016 8:02 pm
Forum: Scottish People
Topic: Jeanie Harper McKinlay
Replies: 7
Views: 319

Jeanie Harper McKinlay

I'm hoping someone with an Ancestry subscription might help me please. I have a Jeanie Harper McKinlay born 12 Oct 1914 in Beath, Fife. I know she was nurse and have various records of her travelling from S Africa to Southampton. The last one brings her back to the UK from N Rhodesia in 1957. She di...
by garibaldired
Wed Aug 24, 2016 8:57 am
Forum: SP Questions and Answers
Topic: Summer credits
Replies: 21
Views: 1394

Re: Summer credits

Thanks, Trish.
=D>

Meg
by garibaldired
Wed Jul 13, 2016 6:52 pm
Forum: Armed Forces
Topic: National Service
Replies: 9
Views: 1087

Re: National Service

And what about this?

http://www.kmmvc.com/view-30565-5.html

Any more helpful?

Meg :)
by garibaldired
Wed Jul 13, 2016 6:50 pm
Forum: Armed Forces
Topic: National Service
Replies: 9
Views: 1087

Re: National Service

Reference here to Limni Camp, Polis in 1958

http://www.50missile.com/regiment-history/

and something here

http://www.theargylls.co.uk/paphos.php

I'm doing my best!
Have you thought of contacting the regimental museum? I've found them quite helpful in the past.

Best wishes,
Meg
by garibaldired
Tue Jul 12, 2016 6:40 pm
Forum: Armed Forces
Topic: National Service
Replies: 9
Views: 1087

Re: National Service

Have you seen this:

http://www.rememberingscotlandatwar.org ... -emergency

There is a reference to the Black Watch being stationed in Polis in 1959.

Dig deeper! :D

Best wishes,
Meg
by garibaldired
Sat May 21, 2016 11:07 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1939 Register of England And Wales
Replies: 5
Views: 1007

Re: 1939 Register of England And Wales

These records were kept updated until 1992 in England and Wales (Scotland too?) so often have lots of extra information e.g. marriage date and dates of death too.

Best wishes,
Meg