James Linklater Birnie Cheyne

M, #18926, b. about 1917, d. 25 September 1940
FatherJohn Sutherland Birnie b. 25 May 1879, d. 31 Oct 1952
MotherIsabella Forbes Linklater b. 13 May 1880, d. 15 May 1975
     James Linklater Birnie Cheyne was born, about 1917.1,2

James Linklater Birnie Cheyne died 25 September 1940 during World War II. He was a Sergeant, Wing Operations, Royal Air Force, 14th Squadron, Service Number 613598. He was 23 years of age and the son of John S. B. and Isabella Cheyne, of Aberdeen.1

James Linklater Birnie Cheyne was buried in grave 2 E 2, at Asmara War Cemetery, in Eritrea.1


  1. [S551] Webpage GWGC (http://www.cwgc.org/) "http://www.cwgc.org/search/casualty_details.aspx."
  2. [S460] Information provided by a Web Page Contributor, Primary image provided by Philippa Crabbe nee Cheyne, a direct relative, 25 July 2009.