John Halliday

John Halliday
Rank: Gunner
Service No: 175764
Place of Birth: Rutherglen
Date of Death: 01/05/1917
Theatre of Death: F&F
Age: 33
Regiment/Service: Royal Field Artillery (‘D’ Bty. 50th Bde.)
Cemetery: Etaples Military Cemetery
Additional information: Son of William and Mary Halliday of 100 Hamilton Road, Rutherglen.

Rutherglen Lore information: Son of Wm. Halliday, 5 Sefton Terrace.
Soldier’s Effects information: Mother Mrs. Mary MacFarlane or Halliday.
1901 census information:
Address: 5 Sefton Terrace, Rutherglen.
Father: William (52) cotton manufacturers agent, born about 1849 in Hamilton.
Mother: Mary (51) born about 1850 in Glasgow.
Brother: Malcolm (24) cotton traveller, born about 1877 in Glasgow.
Sister: Margaret (22) born about 1879 in Rutherglen.
Sister: Margaret (20) born about 1881 in Rutherglen.
Self: John (17) draper, born about 1884 in Pollokshields.
1911 census information:
The family are living in Rutherglen. The family comprises William 61, Mary 60 and John 26.

Also commemorated on the memorial at Stonelaw High School, Rutherglen.