We remember William Tannahill Stirling

We remember William Tannahill Stirling

Timeline

Timeline

1890
birth Old Kilpatrick, Dunbartonshire United Kingdom Source:8694655 1890
1914
dates Age 24 Source:8694655 7th August 1914
1914
enlistment Glasgow United Kingdom Source:8694655 7th August 1914
1914
appointments Rifleman Source:6640201 5th November 1914
1914
service British Army Private 7023 Scottish Rifles 5th Battalion Source:6640201 5th November 1914
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6640201 5th November 1914
1915
service British Army Acting Lance Corporal 7023 Scottish Rifles 5th Battalion Source:8694655 26th February 1915 - 5th May 1915
1915
service British Army Corporal 7023 Scottish Rifles 5th Battalion Source:8694655 6th May 1915 - 4th November 1915
1915
service British Army Acting Sergeant 7023 Scottish Rifles 5th Battalion Source:8694655 5th November 1915 - 19th November 1915
1915
service British Army Serjeant 7023 Scottish Rifles Source:8694655 20th November 1915 - 16th November 1916
1916
hospitalisation Gunshot Wounds Hospital/Institution Source:8694655 16th July 1916
1916
service British Army Sergeant 7023 Scottish Rifles 5th Reserve Battalion Source:8694655 17th November 1916
1917
service British Army Pioneer 224944 Royal Engineers A Reserve Company Special Brigade Source:8694655 12th March 1917
1918
hospitalisation Wounded by Gas Hospital/Institution Source:8694655 21st March 1918
1918
service British Army Lance Corporal 224944 Royal Engineers Bishopbriggs Source:8694655 17th October 1918
1919
location Sunnyside, Bishopbriggs, Glasgow United Kingdom their own address Source:8694655 1st March 1919
1919
awards Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration Source:8694290 3rd September 1919

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names William Tannahill
Initials WT
Last Name Stirling,
Source 8694655
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Sunnyside, Bishopbriggs, Glasgow United Kingdom their own address known 1st March 1919
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 7023 Scottish Rifles 5th Battalion Private
British Army 7023 Scottish Rifles 5th Battalion Acting Lance Corporal
British Army 7023 Scottish Rifles 5th Battalion Corporal
British Army 7023 Scottish Rifles 5th Battalion Acting Sergeant
British Army 7023 Scottish Rifles 5th Reserve Battalion Sergeant
British Army 7023 Scottish Rifles Serjeant
British Army 224944 Royal Engineers Bishopbriggs Lance Corporal
British Army 224944 Royal Engineers A Reserve Company Special Brigade Pioneer
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star with Clasp First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
DCM British Award/Decoration
Distinguished Conduct Medal (DCM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Edwin2371

External Evidence

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Digital Collections of the National Library of Australia Edwin2371
Ancestry Website Edwin2371
Ancestry Website Edwin2371
Ancestry Website Edwin2371

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