John Campbell Sinclair

John Campbell Sinclair

Rank: Private
Service No: S/6897
Place of Birth: Govan
Date of Death: 23/4/1917
Theatre of Death: F&F
Age: 22
Regiment/Service: Seaforth Highlanders (8th Bn)
Cemetery: Guemappe British Cemetery, Wancourt
Additional information: Son of Hugh W and Margaret Sinclair of 19 Watson Avenue, Rutherglen.

Rutherglen Lore information: Sons of Mr and Mrs H W Sinclair, Watson Avenue, Rutherglen.
Soldier’s Effects information: Father Hugh Sinclair.
1901 census information:
Address: 85 Oswald Street, Glasgow.
Father: Hugh (31), yarn warper, born about 1870 in Glasgow.
Mother: Margaret (29) born about 1872 in Glasgow.
Self: Lachlan (7) born about 1894 in Glasgow.
Brother: John (6) born about 1895 in Glasgow.
Sister: Barbara (4) born about 1897 in Glasgow.
Sister: Janet (1) born about 1900 in Glasgow.
1911 census information:
The family are living in Rutherglen. The family comprises Hugh W 41, Margaret 39, Lachlan 18, John 16, Barbara H 14, Jenny D 11, Hugh 9, Margaret 9 and Frank S 1

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

Brother of Lachlan Sinclair