The name of Alexander Douglas is recorded on Column 15c of The Thiepval Memorial. The Memorial's columns bear the names of over 74,000 men who fell on the Somme area and have no known grave.

It was built on the site of the ruined Thiepval Château. The Château stood on the ridge which dominates the area and was a heavily defended strong point in the German Front Line

Thiepval column 15c

Name of Alex Douglas

Thiepval plaque


The Thiepval Memorial

Thiepval Memorial to the Missing

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Photographed August 2000