We remember William Watson Smith

We remember William Watson Smith

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Timeline

Timeline

1892
birth United Kingdom Source:7050166 1892
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:4179471 24th September 1916
1916
service British Army Second Lieutenant Gordon Highlanders 11th Battalion Source:7050166 18th October 1916
education Student of Law 1914-15 University of Edinburgh Edinburgh United Kingdom Source:9035701
education Maggieknockater School, Banffshire Maggieknockater, Banffshire United Kingdom Source:9035701
service British Army Temporary Second Lieutenant Gordon Highlanders 9th Battalion Source:4179471
location The School House, Maggyknockater, Dufftown, Banffshire United Kingdom parents address Source:7050166
1916
death Died of wounds No.2 Red Cross Hospital, Rouen France Source:7050166 Source:9035701 18th October 1916
burial St. Sever Cemetery, Rouen CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Seine-Maritime France Officers, B. 1. 37. Source:7050166

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William Watson
Initials WW
Last Name Smith
Source 4179471
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
The School House, Maggyknockater, Dufftown, Banffshire United Kingdom parents address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Gordon Highlanders 11th Battalion Second Lieutenant
British Army Gordon Highlanders 9th Battalion Temporary Second Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jane Anne Ironside Smith mother
T. Macaulay Smith father

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Britain School & University rolls 1914-1918 Transcription Vincent96527
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Vincent96527

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Multimedia

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Craigellachie War Memorial - Front View Vincent96527
Craigellachie War Memorial - Side View Vincent96527
Craigellachie War Memorial - Close-Up Vincent96527
Gordon Highlanders Cap Badge Vincent96527
St.Sever Cemetery, Rouen, Seine-Maritime, France 1 Vincent96527
St.Sever Cemetery, Rouen, Seine-Maritime, France 2 Vincent96527
St.Sever Cemetery, Rouen, Seine-Maritime, France 3 Vincent96527
St.Sever Cemetery, Rouen, Seine-Maritime, France 4 Vincent96527

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