Sergeant Thomas Collin, Flight Engineer, 467 Squadron, Royal Australian Air Force. He died of wounds on 9th June 1944 received on Operations , aged 21. He was the son of Thomas and Beatrice Collin of Harelaw, Chirnside and is buried in Chirnside Kirkyard. 467 Squadron was part of 5 Group and flew Avro Lancasters as part of the main Heavy Bomber Force from R.A.F. Waddington. He was unmarried and before the War he had worked on Harelaw Farm and had been a keen member of the local Home Guard detachment.