Rank: Lance Corporal
Service No: S/16730
Place of Birth: Barony
Date of Death: 08/03/1916
Theatre of Death: F&F
Regiment/Service: Cameron Highlanders (7th Bn.)
Cemetery: Loos British Cemetery
Additional information: Son of Robert and Mary Samson, 5 Millcroft Rows, Rutherglen.
Soldier’s Effects information: Father Robert Samson.
1901 census information:
Address: 5 Millcroft Row, Rutherglen.
Father: Robert (34) pastry baker, born about 1867 in Rutherglen.
Mother: Mary (32) born about 1869 in Glasgow.
Self: Alexander (6) born about 1895 in Rutherglen.
Sister: Mary (4) born about 1897 in Rutherglen.
Brother: Robert (2) born about 1899 in Rutherglen.