William Lynch

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 27638
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Scots
  • Unit/Ship: 2nd Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 17.07.1916
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Pier & Face 6D & 7D

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 1 Wilson Street, Lochee, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:
  • Father:
  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Mary Lynch, 29 North Wellington St, Dundee

  • Children:

    Francis, born 04.03.1915

More about William Lynch

William has no known grave but is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial.

William Lynch   27638   Royal Scots

LYNCHKilled in action, on 17th July, 27638 Private William Lynch, Royal Scots, beloved husband of Mary Connelly. – Inserted by his sorrowing wife and child.

Dundee People’s Journal 5th August 1916

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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