Joined: 04 Dec 2009
Location: East Kilbride
|Posted: Sun Feb 14, 2010 7:31 pm Post subject: 2nd. Lt. Thomas Dougray RSF
|Caldwell Parish Church
There are three chairs located in front of the pulpit. They were gifted to Caldwell Parish Church by Neilston South Church when it was closing.
On the back of the largest of the three chairs the following inscription has been carved:
TO THE GLORY OF GOD
GIFTED BY Mrs. DALZIEL
IN MEMORY OF HER LOVING SON
2nd LT. THOMAS DOUGRAY RSF
ORGANIST OF THIS CHURCH
DIED OF WOUNDS NAPLES ITALY
9th OCTOBER 1943.
Name: DOUGRAY, THOMAS
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Fusiliers
Secondary Regiment: The Queen's Royal Regiment (West Surrey)
Secondary Unit Text: attd. 2/7th Bn.
Date of Death: 09/10/1943
Service No: 271274
Additional information: Son of John Forrest Dougray, and of Jane Dougray, of Rutherglen, Lanarkshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: III. N. 9.
Cemetery: NAPLES WAR CEMETERY, ITALY.