Two Cairneyhill soldiers: 1 killed, 1 wounded

Dundee Courier 25 December 1914

[Note the date of the newspaper!}

Cairneyhill Private killed in action

Private Charles Lockhart, of the Gordon Highlanders, who belongs to the village of Cairneyhill, near Dunfermline, has been killed in action.

He was 23 years of age and had been in the army for 2 1/2 years.

Wounded Fife soldier returns to front

Private John Anderson, 2nd Royal Scots, after a brief visit to his home at Cairneyhill to recuperate from wounds, has now returned to the scene of hostilities.

Private Anderson has been nine years in the army. His time had expired, but he re-enlisted. He has another brother with the Royal Scots.

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