Service No: S/2680
Place of Birth: Rutherglen
Date of Death: 6/5/1918
Theatre of Death: F&F
Regiment/Service: Seaforth Highlanders (9th Bn.)
Cemetery: Boulogne Eastern Cemetery
Rutherglen Lore information: Lived at 44 Glasgow Road.
Soldier’s Effects information: Widow Mary Smith.
1901 census information:
Address: 176 King Street, Rutherglen.
Father: John (36) mason’s labourer, born about 1865 in Rutherglen.
Mother: Jessie Aitken (36) born about 1865 in Rutherglen.
Brother: James (16) apprentice mason, born about 1885 in Rutherglen.
Self: Alexander (14) tube work’s labourer, born about 1887 in Rutherglen.
Brother: William (11) born about 1890 in Rutherglen.
Brother: Archibald (8) born about 1893 in Rutherglen.
Brother: George (7) born about 1894 in Rutherglen.
Brother: Robert (4) born about 1897 in Rutherglen.
Sister: Jessie (1 month) born about 1901 in Rutherglen.