COIGACH FOLK

COIGACH'S SACRIFICE IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR


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SOURCES

Primary Sources

The National Archives:

WO 166/4648 – War Diary: September and October 1939 – Infantry Training Centre Seaforth Highlanders

WO 166/4650
War Diary 4th Battalion Seaforth Highlanders – August 25th 1939 to December 1939.

WO 167/820
War Diary 4th Battalion Seaforth Highlanders – January-March 1940

WO 167/406
Summary of 152 Infantry Brigade War Diary – April 1940

WO 344/112/2
General Questionnaire for British/American ex-Prisoners of War
Sergeant Donald Fraser, Service No. 2820079

WO 344/123/1
General Questionnaire for British/American ex-Prisoners of War
Private Robert Graham, Service No. 2820799

WO 344/196/2
General Questionnaire for British/American ex-Prisoners of War
Private Roderick Macdonald, Service No. 2816982

WO 344/201/2
General Questionnaire for British/American ex-Prisoners of War
Private William George Mackenzie, Service No. 2820287

WO 373/3
Sergeant Donald Hugh’s citation for Military Medal

WO 373/16
Sergeant Donald Macleod’s citation for Distinguished Conduct Medal

General Register Office: Births, Marriages and Deaths Certificates

National Records of Scotland: Births, Marriages and Deaths Certificates

Papers of the Mackenzie family, Earls of Cromartie (Cromarty Muniments). Ref. GD305/2/643

 

Secondary Sources

Baldwin, John R (ed) Peoples & Settlement in North-West
Beaton, Elizabeth – Building Traditions in Lochbroom & Gairloch Parishes

Baldwin, John R – At the back of the Great Rock: Crofting and Settlement in Coigach

Borthwick, Alastair (1994) Battalion, pub. B√Ęton Wicks

David, Saul (1994) Churchill’s Sacrifice of the Highland Division – France 1940, Pub. Brassey’s

Doherty, Richard (2006) None Bolder – The History of the 51st Highland Division in the Second World War, pub. Spellmount Ltd.

Linklater, Eric (1942) The Highland Division, pub. HMSO.

MacIver, Tom (1994 Croft Remote, pub. The Pentland Press Ltd.

Royle, Trevor (2011) A Time of Tyrants – Scotland and the Second World War, pub Birlinn Ltd.

Shaw, Donald (2002) A Hundred Years in Wester Ross 1900-2000, pub. Shaw

Wickiewicz, Anna (2017) Captivity in British Uniforms Stalag VIII B (344) Lamsdorf, pub. Opole

Website: www.51hd.co.uk

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