Great War Dundee
This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
We need you to tell us more about the life and times of William Hutcheon
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment:
- Service no: Clyde Z/4217
- Rank: Able Seaman
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve
- Unit/Ship: Hawke Battalion, R.N. Div
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death: 35
- Date of Death: 25.08.1918
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: A.I.F. Burial Ground, Flers
- Grave/Mem Ref no: IX.E.3.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth:
- Address: 35 North Ellen St, Dundee
Ellen Hutcheon, 45 Nelson St, Dundee
Elizabeth Hutcheon, 35 North Ellen St, Dundee
More about William Hutcheon
William Hutcheon CZ/4217 Hawke Battalion Royal Naval Division
Mother, Ellen, 45 Nelson St., Dundee, later: Wife, Elizabeth, 35 North Ellen St., Dundee.
HUTCHEON___Killed in action, on 25th August, A.B. William Hutcheon, CZ/4217, Royal Naval Division, beloved brother of Mrs Towns, 88 Strathmartine Road. –Inserted by his sister and brother in France.
Dundee People’s Journal 28th September 1918
HUTCHEON___In loving memory of A.B. William Hutcheon, R.N.D., who was killed in action on August 25th, 1918, beloved husband of Elizabeth Gardiner, 35 North Ellen Street. – Inserted by his sorrowing widow.
Dundee People’s Journal 30th August 1919
Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
Can you tell us more about William Hutcheon'? Some additional facts, a small story handed down through the family or perhaps a picture or an heirloom you can share online. Contact our curator...