Peter, of Hampstead, north London, was assigned to the King's Own Scottish Borderers
and died in 1985.
With the Borderers
overrun, the then private, on his own initiative, repeatedly counter-charged the enemy hurling grenades, stones and even beer bottles for more than four hours until his comrades could withdraw.
Altrincham-born Bill was just 24 when, as a Private in the Borderers
, he fought off a wave of attacks from 600 enemy troops for more than four hours.
Rank: Second Lieutenant Regiment: South Wales Borderers
Age: 31 Date of Death: 14-9-1918 Buried at: Vadencourt British Cemetery, Maissemy Thomas Kierman Son of Peter and Isabella Kierman; Husband of Eva Elsie Kierman (nee White), of 90, Forrest Road.
"The 2nd Battalion, the South Wales Borderers
, was present throughout the whole Gallipoli campaign and was the only Welsh battalion to take part in the first amphibious assault, planned by Winston Churchill, on April 25, 1915."
In the week the Borderers
went second-bottom of Division Two, they are 90 minutes from a Hampden Park semi-final.
respects Private Houston's widow and son with members of the Kings Own Scottish Borderers
Association in Co Fermanagh yesterday
Private Thomas Henry Basil Rigby served with the 10th Battalion South Wales Borderers
. He was a brigade runner on the front line when he absconded from the recently-captured enemy trenches on the Ypres Salient in August 1917.The 21-year-old was executed at Armentieres on November 22, 1917.
Soldiers from The Royal Scots Borderers
, 1st Battalion, The Royal Regiment of Scotland, (1 SCOTS), will be given the treat as part of an Army tradition for special occasions.
Ian Gustard, of Chapel Park says that his band, The Borderers
, had the proud distinction of being able to boast that Wings were there support group for that now legendary show at Newcastle University back in 1972.
Another soldier, from The Royal Scots Borderers
, 1st Battalion The Royal Regiment of Scotland, was killed in an explosion in the Nad-e Ali District of the province.
Summary: Corporal John Moore, 22, and Private Sean McDonald, 26, of the Royal Scots Borderers
, 1st Battalion The Royal Regiment of Scotland.