John Wilson | Service Record


SurnameWilson
First Name(s)John
Place of BirthBlackford, Scotland
Club(s)Dumbarton
Vale of Leven
ServiceBritish Army
RankPrivate
Service Number916
Previous Service Number(s)-
Regiment or CorpsBlack Watch (Royal Highlanders)
Unit(s)1st Battalion
Previous Regiment(s) or Corps-
Unit(s)-
Type of Casualty (If applicable)Died of Wounds
Theatre of War (If applicable)Western European Theatre
Date of Death (If applicable)20/09/1914
Place of Death (If applicable)France and Flanders
Place of Burial/Commemoration (If applicable)City of Paris Cemetery, Bagneux
Grave/Memorial Reference (If applicable)19. I. A. 9.
Awards and Decorations-
Citation(s)-
Supplementary NotesDied of Wounds at the Hotel Majestic Military Hospital, Paris.
Youngest son of John and Christina Wilson; husband of Catherine B. Rushton (formerly Wilson), of 3, Appin Terrace, Slateford Rd., Edinburgh. Born at Blackford, Perthshire.