Category: Military

Honoring Our Fallen Hunters

During this Memorial Day weekend I am researching our Hunters in Uniform. JOHN MAURICE HUNTER JOHN MAURICE HUNTER, son of the Rev. Dr. John Hunter, was born in 1885. He was educated at the Kelvinside Academy, Glasgow, and at University College School, London, and came up to Balliol as a commoner in 1904. He obtained…

Military – Roll of Honour

WILLIAM BOYLE HUNTER No. 16539, 3rd s. of James Hunter, of 30. HOlburn Street, Aberdeen. Engineer, by his wife, Margaret, dau. of Robert Burr, of Tarves, co. Aberdeen; and nephew of the Rev. Dr. John Hunter, of Glasgow; b. Aberdeen, 18 Jan. 1888; educ. Ashley Road Public School, and Central Higher Grade School, Aberdeen: was…

Pvt. Hugh Hunter

HUGH HUNTER 3rd surviving s. of the late Robert, Hunter, Engineer and Manager, Chester Gas Works, Member of the Society of Engineers, by his wife, Ann Martha (16, Durand Gardens, S.W.), yst. dau. of the late Henry Carne ; b. Whitefriars, Chester, 21 June, 1892; educ. Christ’s Hospital, Horsham, Sussex, where he was a L.-Corpl.…

Military – Roll Of Honour

THOMAS VICARS HUNTER yr. s. of Henry Charles Vicara Hunter, of Kilbourne Hall, co. Derby, and Abermarlais Park, Llangadock, co. Carmarthen, by his wife, the Hon. Florence Edith Louise, dau. of the 12th Baron Dormer ; b. London, April, 1897; educ. Ladycross Seaford, and Eton, which he left on the outbreak of war, at the…

Military – Roll of Honour

Forename Melville Adrian Cecil Surname Hunter Rank 2nd Lieutenant Ship / Unit 4th Battn. the Highland Light Infantry, Attd. 7th (Service) Battn. the South Staffordshire Regiment. Year 1915-00-00 Date of Death 15th November, 1915 War The Great War Type Roll of Honour Volume Ruvgnyv2 Source De Ruvigny’s Roll of Honour 1914-1918