We remember William Mowat

We remember William Mowat

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Timeline

Timeline

1891
sibling Mary Ann Mowat Source:8848101 1891
1893
sibling Harry Mowat Source:8848101 1893
1895
sibling Hugh Ritch Mowat Source:8848101 1895
1897
birth Hoy, Orkney United Kingdom Source:7059123 Source:8848101 1897
1899
sibling James Ritch Mowat Source:8848101 1899
1901
dates Age 4 Source:8848101 1901
1917
hospitalisation Wounded Hospital/Institution Source:8848097 1917
1918
location Moss, Rackwick, Hoy, Orkney United Kingdom parents address Source:7059123 1918
1918
dates Age 21 Source:7059123 20th July 1918
1918
service British Army Private S/12621 Seaforth Highlanders (Ross-Shire Buffs) 4th Battalion Source:8848107 20th July 1918
enlistment Stromness, Orkney United Kingdom Source:8848107
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8848107
1918
death Killed in Action No known grave. His death occurred on the first day of the Battle of the Tardenois, in which his 51st Highland Division fought. France Source:7059123 20th July 1918
burial Soissons Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Aisne France Stone No. 30. B. Source:7059123

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Mowat
Source 3266332
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Moss, Rackwick, Hoy, Orkney United Kingdom parents address known 1918
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army S/12621 Seaforth Highlanders (Ross-Shire Buffs) 4th Battalion Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jessie Mowat mother
Harry Mowat father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Ann Mowat sister 1891
Harry Mowat brother 1893
Hugh Ritch Mowat brother 1895
James Ritch Mowat brother 1899

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Andrew43023
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Andrew43023

External Evidence

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Hoy: cemetery and memorials Andrew43023

Multimedia

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Rackwick Bay, Hoy, Orkney Andrew43023

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