This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment: Glasgow
- Service no: S/40515
- Rank: Private
- Regiment/Service: Cameron Highlanders
- Unit/Ship: 1st Battalion
- Place of Death: Belgium
- Age at Death:
- Date of Death: 01.08.1917
- Burial Country: Belgium
- Cemetery: Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres
- Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 38 & 40
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 11 Pitfour Street, Dundee
John Balfour, 11 Pitfour St, Dundee
More about William Balfour
William has no known grave but is remembered on the Menin Gate Memorial.
William Balfour S/40515 Cameron Highlanders
BALFOUR—Previously reported missing since 1st August 1917, now presumed to have died on that date or since, Pte. William Balfour, Cameron Highlanders, third son of Mr and Mrs John Balfour, 11 Pitfour Street, Dundee.
Dundee People’s Journal 10th August 1918
Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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