Newington Cemetery
Newington Cemetery
Newington Cemetery
Newington Cemetery
Dorothy Borrow

The only woman listed amongst the war dead in Newington Cemetery, having served in the women's armed forces in both WW1 and WW2

James Brown

Melodeon player and World War 1 soldier

green and green

The First World War at sea


Gordon Holmes Alexander MacMillan of Knap, Chief of Clan MacMillan

John MacFarlane

An example of a Commonwealth War Graves Commission headstone, one of 75 in Newington Cemetery

George Stewart McLennan

Pipe Major of the Gordon Highlanders, a leading piper and composer of ever-popular tunes.

green and green

A youthful casualty of World War I

Lt Col Aitken Ross

Highlighted to mark the centenary in 2015 of the Gallipoli campaign which caused Ross's death

Louis Rupesinghe

A Sri Lankan volunteer medic in World War I