Private Andrew Haig

First World War

Private Andrew Newton Haig, " E" Coy. 1/4th ( Border ) Battalion, Kings Own Scottish Borderers .He was killed  on Gallipoli during the "Charge" on the Turkish trenches at Achi Baba Nullah on 12th July 1915, aged 21.He was the grandson of the late Andrew Haig of Coldstream and is commemorated on the Helles Memorial, Helles, Gallipoli, Turkey. Before the war  he had lived with his aunt Miss Amy Haig.