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    Hi No, not that i am aware of my Father's ancestors were linked to the sea and farming up the east coast of Scotland and to the Orkneys.

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    Stoker
    BALFOUR, RICHARD
    Service Number LT/KX 101251
    Died 28/05/1940
    Aged 26
    H.M. Trawler Thuringia.
    Royal Naval Patrol Service
    Son of Alexander and Ellen Balfour, of Methil, Fife. His brother, Peter Smart Balfour, also died on service.

    https://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/c...four,-richard/
    "Our veterans did not forget about us .... Let's not forget about them." From Michael Levesque

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    Name: Richard R. Balfour
    Event: Death
    Birth Date: 7 May 1914
    Birth Place: Leven, Fife
    Death Date: 28 May 1940
    Death Age: 26
    Rank:Stoker,Service Number LT/KX 101251, R.N.P.S [Royal Naval Patrol Service]
    Ship: H.M.S Lynx [H.M.T Thuringia]


    Inscription On Gravestone, [Will Send photos by pm link doesn't open here]

    Stoker Richard R Balfour
    Royal Naval Patrol Service
    LT/KX 101251

    Burial:
    St James Cemetery
    Dover
    Dover District
    Kent, England
    Plot: Row D. Joint grave 9.
    Maintained by: IWPP Custodial Account
    Originally Created by: International Wargraves


    On his CR2 Cert it states:
    First name(s) Richard
    Last name Balfour
    Event year 1921
    Birth year 1914
    Birth place Leven
    Birth county/country Fife [Date of Dis: 8 /4/ 35]
    Birth date 07 May 1914
    Height: 5'7'' Eyes: Blue, Hair: Dark, Complexion: Fresh, Distinguishing Marks: Nil
    Rating: Fireman/Trimmer
    Discharge number R 121931
    Card type CR2
    Archive The National Archives
    Series BT348
    Date range 1921-1941
    Piece number 1

    Record set Britain, Merchant Seamen, 1918-1941
    Name & Official No of Ship: SS Maindy Hill 129781


    Scotland, Electoral Registers, 1914-1966
    Name: Richard Balfour
    Residence Year: 1935
    Street address: 130, Den Walk,
    Residence Place: Fife, Scotland
    Last edited by Marian Gray; 5th November 2017 at 02:32 PM. Reason: added text

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