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John William Omand

John William Omand

Male 1897 - 1918  (21 years)

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  • Name John William Omand 
    Born 14 Jul 1897  Hoy c 20-3-1898 Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Oct 1918  WW1 see notes Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I7137  My Relatives
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2020 

    Father James Omand,   b. 8 Apr 1862, Walls and Flotta Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1917, West Linkness, Hoy Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Catherine Robb,   b. 1864, Hoy Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1944, Hoy and Graemsay Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 10 Oct 1885 
    Family ID F1144  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • at 1901 census at "West Linksness", Hoy

      Name: OMAND, JOHN WILLIAM
      Initials: J W
      Nationality: United Kingdom
      Rank: Corporal
      Regiment: Seaforth Highlanders
      Unit Text: 7th Bn.
      Age: 21
      Date of Death: 25/10/1918
      Service No: 242129
      Awards: MM
      Additional information: Son of James Omand, of West Linksness, Hoy, Stromness, Orkney.
      Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
      Grave/Memorial Reference: IV. AA. 1.
      Cemetery: HARLEBEKE NEW BRITISH CEMETERY