|First Name(s)||John Anderson|
|Place of Birth||Glasgow|
|Previous Service Number(s)||6977|
|Regiment or Corps||Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)|
|Unit(s)||"F" Coy. 2nd Battalion|
|Previous Regiment(s) or Corps||Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)*|
|Type of Casualty (If applicable)||Killed in Action|
|Theatre of War (If applicable)||Asiatic Theatre|
|Date of Death (If applicable)||22/04/1916|
|Place of Death (If applicable)||Mesopotamia|
|Place of Burial/Commemoration (If applicable)||Amara War Cemetery|
|Grave/Memorial Reference (If applicable)||XVII. F. 17.|
|Awards and Decorations||-|
|Supplementary Notes||*Pre-war regular service.|
Discharged at his own request on the payment of £25 19/09/1906.
Son of James and Jane Harkins, of Glasgow; husband of Lily Dallas Murphy (formerly Harkins), of I, Cranston St., Edinburgh.