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Mccandlish, Patrick Dalmahoy.
Adm. pens.
at TRINITY, May 27, 1889.
S. of John McGregor, of 27, Drumsheugh Gardens, Edinburgh [and Mary, dau. of Patrick Dalmahoy]. B. [June 6], 1871, at Edinburgh.
School, Loretto, Midlothian.
Matric. Michs. 1889; prizeman; B.A. 1892.
Second Lieut., Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, 1894; served on the N.W. Frontier, India, 1897-8. Capt., 1900; retired, 1913.
Served in the Great War, 1914-19 (Major, Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, 1915; Brevet Lieut.-Col., 1918; Lieut.-Col., 1919; A.Q.M.G., 1919; mentioned 3 times in despatches; D.S.O., 1918; C.B.E., 1919; Order of the White Eagle, 5th class). J.P. and D.L. for West Lothian.
Died Dec. 22, 1942.
(Loretto Reg.; Army Lists; Univ.
War List
; Burke, O.B.E.; The V.C. and D.S.O.)
Patrick Dalmahoy MCCANDLISH
Approx. lifespan: 1871–1942
pens. Trinity College adm1889:05:27
s. of John McGregor MCCANDLISH of 27, Drumsheugh Gardens, Edinburgh, [Scotland],
s. of Mary dau. of Patrick Dalmahoy].
b. Edinburgh, [Scotland], 1871:[06:06]
Sch: Loretto School Loretto, Midlothian ,
Matric 1889:10MT:
BA 1892
Second Lieutenant: Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders 1894
served on the N.W. Frontier, India , 1897-98
Captain: 1900 ; retired1913
served in the Great War: 1914-19
Major: Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders 1915
Brevet Lieutenant-Colonel: 1918
Lieutenant-Colonel: 1919
A.Q.M.G. 1919
mentioned 3 times in despatches; DSO 1918
CBE 1919
Order of the White Eagle, 5th class)
J.P. and D.L. for: : West Lothian ,
d. 1942:12:22
( Loretto Reg.; Army Lists; University War List ; Burke, < > OBE , ; The VC and DSO )