Alexander Cobb Lyall

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 22143
  • Rank: Sergeant
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Field Artillery
  • Unit/Ship: 282nd Brigade, 'B' Battery
  • Place of Death: Belgium
  • Age at Death: 22
  • Date of Death: 03.06.1917
  • Burial Country: Belgium
  • Cemetery: Dranoutre Military Cemetery
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: I.J.23.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 35 Watson Street, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Mary Lyall, 50 Ferry Rd, Dundee

  • Father:

    James Lyall, 50 Ferry Rd, Dundee

  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about Alexander Cobb Lyall

Alexander Cobb Lyall   22143   Royal Field Artillery

LYALL___Killed in action, on 3d June, Sergeant A. C. Lyall, No. 22143, R.F.A., second eldest son of Mr and Mrs James Lyall, 35 Watson Street, Dundee, aged 22 years. – Inserted by his loving sister and brother-in-law, also his brother Will and his lady friend.

Dundee People’s Journal 7th July 1917

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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