John Walker Lawson

Military Information

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  • Service no: 4328
  • Rank: Private
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  • Regiment/Service: Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders
  • Unit/Ship: 12th Battalion

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth: 17.11.1895
  • Place of Birth: Meigle
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  • Mother:

    Alice Ferguson Lawson, 1 Errol Tce, Victoria Rd, Dundee

  • Father:

    Archibald Lawson

  • Siblings:


    & Archibald, born 1898

  • Spouse:
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  • Age at Death: 70
  • Date of Death: 09.07.1966
  • Place of Death: Dundee
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More about John Walker Lawson

John was the brother of Saddler Peter Lawson, 539, 3rd Battalion Scottish Horse, who was killed in action, 04.11.1915.

In later life John was the Captain of the Abertay Lightship.

Information and images kindly supplied by John’s grandson, Walter McGregor

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