William C. Burke

Military Information

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  • Service no: 24582
  • Rank: Private
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  • Regiment/Service: Highland Light Infantry
  • Unit/Ship: 1st Battalion
  • Place of Death: Bagdad Hospital, Iraq
  • Age at Death: 20
  • Date of Death: 29.12.1918
  • Burial Country: Iraq
  • Cemetery: Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: VII.F.5.

Personal Information

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    Annie Rowan or Lynch (step sister) 2 Smalls Lane, Dundee

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More about William C. Burke

William C. Burke   24582   Highland Light Infantry

BURKE―No 24582 Private William C. Burke, B Coy., 1st H.L.I., died 29th December 1918, Bagdad Hospital, aged 20 years. – Inserted by his sorrowing sisters and brother.

Dundee People’s Journal 15th February 1919

Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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