Corporal James Baptie

Corporal James Baptie, 13th Battalion, Royal Scots. He was wounded and captured in action in France on 28th March 1918 during the German March Offensive and and died on 30th March in German Field Hospital No. 287  He is buried in Sin-Le-Noble Communal Cemetery, Nord, France. It is likely he fell in the desperate defence of positions near Tilloy Wood  where the Battalion held its ground but suffered severe casualties. 3 Officers and 6 Other Ranks were killed and 7 Officers and 230 Other Ranks were missing as well as 140 wounded.

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