Second Lieutenant John Kincaid

Second Lieutenant John Brown Kincaid, 1st Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers.  He was killed on 3rd May 1917 during the Battle of Arras and is commemorated on the Arras Memorial.  He was the brother of James Brown Kincaid above. 1st R.S.F. were part of  the 3rd Division and he fell in the attack on “Infantry Hill “where the Battalion suffered heavy casualties of 296 with 8 Officers and 84 Other Ranks killed with 3 Officers and 212 Other Ranks wounded. He was educated at the Berwickshire High School, Duns and is also commemorated on the Memorial Tablet placed in the new Berwickshire High School, Duns.

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