Corporal John Wood

Second World War

Corporal John Wood, 4th Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders He died of wounds in France on 9th June 1940 during the evacuation of the B.E.F. from France.He was the son of Peter and Euphemia Wood of Lintlaw and is buried in Arques-La-Bataille Communal, Cemetery, near Dieppe, France. There are 8 Seaforths buried here. Corporal Wood is also commemorated on the Coldingham Memorial.