William McConville

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 7560
  • Rank: Private
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  • Regiment/Service: Connaught Rangers
  • Unit/Ship: 6th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 33
  • Date of Death: 04.09.1916
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Plot 2. Row C. Grave 21.

Personal Information

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  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 3 Park Wynd, Hawkhill, Dundee
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More about William McConville

William McConville   7560 Connaught Rangers

Hero of Many Battles.

Private William McConville, who has died from wounds, had seen much fighting.  He was wounded at Mons, and gassed at Hill 60 on 19th May last.

Dundee Courier 20th September 1916

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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