David Glencross Slimmon | Service Record

First Name(s)David Glencross
Place of BirthKilmarnock, Ayrshire
ServiceBritish Army
RankSecond Corporal
Service Number426151
Previous Service Number(s)T/7544
Regiment or CorpsRoyal Engineers
Unit(s)419th (West Lancashire) Field Company RE
Previous Regiment(s) or Corps-
Type of Casualty (If applicable)Killed in Action
Theatre of War (If applicable)Western European Theatre
Date of Death (If applicable)23/07/1917
Place of Death (If applicable)France and Flanders
Place of Burial/Commemoration (If applicable)Hop Store Cemetery
Grave/Memorial Reference (If applicable)Plot I. Row D. Grave 37.
Awards and DecorationsMilitary Medal
Citation(s)Military Medal:
7544 Sapper D. Slimmon, R.E.
(The London Gazette, Supplement 29719, 22 August 1916)
Supplementary NotesSon of John and Mary Slimmon, of Assloss Mains, Kilmarnock.