We remember William Bisset Donaldson

We remember William Bisset Donaldson

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1896
birth Galashiels, Selkirkshire United Kingdom Source:5498951 29th February 1896
1896
location 14, Tweed Place, Galashiels United Kingdom parents address Source:5498951 29th February 1896 - 10th November 1899
1897
sibling George Wilson Donaldson Source:5498951 8th December 1897
1899
sibling John Donaldson Source:5498951 21st October 1899
1899
location 35, Kirkbrae, Galashiels United Kingdom parents address Source:5498951 10th November 1899 - 5th August 1914
1902
sibling James Scott Donaldson Source:5498951 4th June 1902
1904
sibling Peter Braid Donaldson Source:5498951 23rd May 1904
1912
employment Turner Keddes Gordon and Co Rosebank Street, Galashiels United Kingdom Source:5498951 1912 - 4th August 1914
1913
sibling Andrew Wilson Donaldson Source:5498951 13th June 1913
1913
service British Army Private 6591 Kings' Own Scottish Borderers Territorial Force 4th Source:5498951 17th November 1913 - 17th July 1915
1913
dates Age 17 Source:5498951 17th November 1913
1913
enlistment Galashiels United Kingdom Source:5498951 17th November 1913
1915
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:5498951 20th May 1915 - 17th July 1915
1915
hospitalisation Gunshot wound to right foot Hospital/Institution Source:5498951 12th July 1915 - 17th July 1915
1915
dates Age 19 Source:5498951 17th July 1915
service British Army Private 6591 King's Own Scottish Borderers Source:1667655
1915
death Died of wounds During action at Gallipoli on 12 July 1915 wounded. Transfer through clearing station to Hs Asturias. Enroute to Alexandria he succumbed to his injuries. HS Asturias Egypt Source:7028270 Source:5498951 17th July 1915
burial Alexandria (chatby) Military And War Memorial Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Grave/Memorial Reference: K. 126. Cemetery: ALEXANDRIA (CHATBY) MILITARY AND WAR MEMORIAL CEMETERY Egypt Source:7028270 Source:5498951

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William Bisset
Initials WB
Last Name Donaldson
Source 7028270
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
14, Tweed Place, Galashiels United Kingdom parents address 29th February 1896 - 10th November 1899
35, Kirkbrae, Galashiels United Kingdom parents address 10th November 1899 - 5th August 1914
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 6591 King's Own Scottish Borderers Private
British Army 6591 Kings' Own Scottish Borderers Territorial Force 4th Private
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Isabella A Donaldson mother
Peter Braid Donaldson father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
George Wilson Donaldson brother 8th December 1897
John Donaldson brother 21st October 1899
James Scott Donaldson brother 4th June 1902
Peter Braid Donaldson brother 23rd May 1904
Andrew Wilson Donaldson brother 13th June 1913
Religion
DateReligionSource
Presbyterian - inc Church of Scotland

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Medal Index Card
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Stephen13263
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

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