Private John Nicholson, 4th Battalion att. 1st Battalion, Cameron Highlanders. He was killed in action in France on 17th August 1916 during the Battle of the Somme. He was the son of Thomas Nicholson of Doncaster Street, Newcastleton and is commemorated on the Thiepval Memorial, Thiepval, Somme, France. He had lived at 17 Westfield Street, Gorgie, Edinburgh and left a widow and 3 children.