David Baird

David C Baird
Rank: Private
Service No: S/12581
Place of Birth: Hutchesontown
Date of Death: 26/09/1915
Theatre of Death: F&F
Regiment/Service: The Queen’s Own Cameron Highlanders (6th Bn.)
Memorial: Loos Memorial

Soldier’s Effects information: Mother Catherine Baird
1901 census information:
Address: 77 Braehead Street, Hutchesontown.
Father: Thomas (36), travelling draper, born about 1866 in Glasgow.
Mother: Catherine (35) born about 1866 in Glasgow.
Sister: Mary (17) laundress, born about 1884 in Glasgow.
Sister: Elizabeth (16) laundress, born about 1885 in Glasgow.
Sister: Jeanie (13) born about 1888 in Glasgow.
Brother: James (11) born about 1890 in Glasgow.
Sister: Agnes (9) born about 1892 in Glasgow.
Sister: Annie (5) born about 1896 in Glasgow.
Sister: Helen (2) born about 1899 in Glasgow.
Self: David (7) born about 1894 in Glasgow.
1901 census information:
The family are living in Rutherglen. The family comprises Thomas 46,  Catherine 46, James 21, Agnes 19, Annie 14, David 17, Helen 12, Catherine 10, Dorothy 8, Margaret 5,

Also commemorated on the Memorial in West Parish Church, Rutherglen and on the family headstone in Rutherglen Cemetery.