1. Memorial:Duisans British CemeteryIV. H. 50. Etrun
2. Book:The (1921) Masonic Roll of Honour 1914-1918Pg.120
3. Memorial:The (1940) Scroll - WW1 Roll of Honour18D GQS

Awards & Titles:


On Singapore Cenotaph

Family :

Son of Hugh Cuthbert and Anne Wilkinson Cuthbert.

Education & Career :

Cuthbert went to Edinburgh Academy, where he was an able gymnast.

He went to Singapore and became a Broker.

Service Life:


Unit / Ship / Est.: 8th Battalion Seaforth Highlanders 

8th (Service) Battalion Formed at Fort George in September 1914 as part of K2 and attached to 44th Brigade in 15th (Scottish) Division. Moved to Aldershot and in November went to Petersfield. Moved to Chisledon Camp (Salisbury Plain) in February 1915, then Tidworth in May. Landed at Boulogne in July 1915.

Action : The Arras Offensive and associated actions 

9 April - 16 June 1917. The Arras Offensive consisted of a series of linked attacks starting with the Anglo Canadian assault on the dominant Vimy Ridge feature through the battles in the Scarpe River valley and up to the assaults on the Hindenburg line in the summer of 1917.

He was a volunteer Gunner with the Singapore Artillery.

Masonic :

TypeLodge Name and No.Province/District :
Mother : St. George No. 1152 E.C.Eastern Archipelago
Joined : Royal Prince of Wales No. 1555 E.C. Eastern Archipelago

26th May 1906
23rd June 1906
23rd July 1906

Joined Royal Prince of Wales Lodge No. 1555 in Penang on 1st September 1909 but resigned 8th August 1911.

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