James Taylor Aitken

James Taylor Aitken
Rank: 2nd Lieutenant
Date of Death: 28/09/1918
Theatre of Death: France
Age: 19
Regiment/Service: Royal Air Force (218th Sqdn.)
Cemetery: Ramscappelle Road Military Cemetery
Additional information: Son of David Brown and Mary Chalmers Aitken, 2 Sefton Terrace, Hamilton Road, Rutherglen.

Soldier’s Effects information: Father David B Aitken Esq.
Royal Air Force information: Born 8th December 1898 in Glasgow.
Lives of the First World War: Shot down whilst in action.
1901 census information:
Address: 151 Whitehill Street, Dennistoun.
Father: David B (29) fire insurance surveyor, born about 1872 in Glasgow.
Mother: Mary C (27) born about 1874 in Glasgow.
Self: James (2) born about 1892 in Glasgow.
1911 census information:
The family are living in Rutherglen. The family comprises David 39, Mary C 38, James T 12, Alexander T 12, David B 7, Robert McD 3 and Janet 70.

Lives of the First World War: Shot down whilst in action.

Also commemorated on the memorial at Stonelaw High School, Rutherglen.