Alexander McNaught

Alexander McNaught
Rank: Private
Service No: 2949
Place of Birth: Rutherglen
Date of Death: 01/07/1916
Theatre of Death: F&F
Regiment/Service: Highland Light Infantry (17th Bn.)
Memorial: Thiepval Memorial

Rutherglen Lore information: Son of James McNaught, 118 Main Street, Rutherglen.
Soldier’s effects information: Father James McNaught and sister Margaret Banks.
1901 census information:
Address: 247 Main Street, Rutherglen.
Father: James (50) drawer, born about 1851 in Bridgeton.
Mother: Maggie (49) born about 1852 in Coatbridge.
Sister: Mary (17) born about 1884 in Rutherglen.
Self: Alexander (14) draper’s assistant, born about 1877 in Rutherglen.
Sister: Maggie (11) born about 1890 in Rutherglen.

Also commemorated on the memorial at West Parish Church and on the family headstone in Rutherglen Cemetery.