Kings Own Scottish Borderers


07.04.1972 L/Cpl Peter Deacon Sime. Aged 22 (C. Coy) (Married). From Glasgow.  Shot by a sniper while on foot patrol in the Ballymurphy area of West Belfast.


24.04.1972 L/Cpl Barry Gold. Aged 29 (B. Coy) (Married). From Edinburgh.  Fatally wounded at a Vehicle Check Point on the last day of his tour in the Province.


10.12.1972 C/Sgt Henry Stewart Middlemass. Aged 33 (HQ. Coy) (Married) Killed by a booby trapped bomb at Turf Lodge in West Belfast as he was examining it.


25.11.1976 S/Sgt H Shingleston. MM. Aged 29 (HQ. Coy) (Married) Cause of death not known.


10.09.79 Pte P. B. Scott. Aged 19 (B. Coy) (Single). Cause of death not known.


13.12.1989 Pte James Houston Aged 22 (Sp Coy). (Married) From Essex. One of two soldiers killed during a bomb and grenade and gun attack while manning a permanent vehicle checkpoint in Fermanagh.


13.12.1989 L/Cpl Michael John Paterson Aged 21 (Sp Coy). (Single) From Wigtownshire ... One of two soldiers killed during a bomb, grenade and gun attack while manning a permanent vehicle checkpoint in Fermanagh. He was awarded a posthumous (MID) Mentioned In Dispatches for his actions during the attack.