We remember William Shearer

We remember William Shearer

Timeline

Timeline

1891
sibling George Shearer Source:9332839 1891
1893
sibling Jennie Shearer Source:9332839 1893
1895
sibling Annie Shearer Source:9332839 1895
1897
birth Inverkeith United Kingdom Source:7100728 Source:9332839 1897
1900
sibling Georgina Shearer Source:9332839 1900
1914
employment Farm Servant Parkdargue, Forgue, Huntly United Kingdom Source:9332834 August 1914
1914
enlistment Forgue, Huntly, Aberdeenshire United Kingdom Source:9332834 August 1914
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9332834 1915
1917
hospitalisation Wounded twice in 1917 in Cambria and Le Touquet Hospital/Institution Source:9332834 1917
1918
service British Army Private 265859 Gordon Highlanders 1st /5th Battalion Source:9332834 5th August 1918
1918
location Glendronach, Forgue, Huntly, Aberdeenshire United Kingdom parents address Source:7100728 5th August 1918
service British Army Private 11361 Gordon Highlanders Source:3992950
1918
death Died of wounds Mustard Gas shell 6th General Hospital Rouen France Source:7100728 Source:9332834 5th August 1918
burial St. Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Seine-Maritime France Q. IV. J. 9. Source:9332834

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William
Initials W
Last Name Shearer
Source 3992950
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Glendronach, Forgue, Huntly, Aberdeenshire United Kingdom parents address known 5th August 1918
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 11361 Gordon Highlanders Private
British Army 265859 Gordon Highlanders 1st /5th Battalion Private
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Shearer father
Annie Shearer mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
George Shearer brother 1891
Jennie Shearer sister 1893
Annie Shearer sister 1895
Georgina Shearer sister 1900

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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 Jacqui101199

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Website of Forgue War memorial information Jacqui101199

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