Service No: 235093
Place of Birth: Rutherglen
Date of Death: 22/03/1918
Theatre of Death: France
Regiment/Service: Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) (9th Bn.)
Cemetery: Pozieres Memorial
Rutherglen Lore information: Son of Robert Ralston, 118 Main Street, Rutherglen.
Soldier’s Effects information: Father Robert Ralston.
1901 census information:
Address: 12 Wardlawhill Street, Rutherglen.
Father: Robert (28) spirit merchant, born about 1873 in Rutherglen.
Mother: Elsie M (29) born about 1872 in Inverness.
Brother: James (7) born about 1894 in Rutherglen.
Brother: Robert (6) born about 1895 in Rutherglen.
Brother: Kenneth M(5) born about 1896 in Rutherglen.
Self: Joseph (2) born about 1899 in Rutherglen.
Brother: John (10 months) born about 1900 in Rutherglen.