Alexander Park

Alexander Park
Rank: Private
Service No: 46810
Place of Birth: Rutherglen
Date of Death: 24/02/1917
Theatre of Death: F&F
Age: 38
Regiment/Service: Northumberland Fusiliers (1st Bn.)
Cemetery: St. Hilaire Cemetery, Frevent.
Additional information: Son of Mr. and Mrs. Gavin Park of Rutherglen.

Rutherglen Lore information: Brother of G Park, 35 Greenhill Road, Rutherglen.
Soldier’s effects information: Stepmother Catherine H Park.
1901 census information:
Address: 39 Cathcart Street, Rutherglen.
Father: Gavin (47) mason, born about 1854 in Rutherglen.
Stepmother: Catherine (39) born about 1862 in Cambuslang.
Brother: Gavin (26) clerk, born about 1875 in Rutherglen.
Self: Alexander (22) born about 1879 in Rutherglen.
Brother: Robert (16) paper worker, born about 1885 in Rutherglen.
Sister: Margaret (8) born about 1893 in Rutherglen.
Brother: James (5) born about 1896 in Rutherglen.
Brother: Henry (4) born about 1897 in Rutherglen.
Sister: Jane (2) born about 1899 in Rutherglen.
Brother: William (4 months) born about 1901 in Rutherglen.
1911 census information:
The family are living in Rutherglen. The family comprises Gavin 58, Catherine 49, Alexander B 32, Robert B 25, Margaret R 18, James W 15, Henry H 14, Jane W 12 and William H 10.

Also commemorated on the Memorial in Wardlawhill Church, Rutherglen.