This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment: Dundee
- Service no: 3/2202
- Rank: Private
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Black Watch
- Unit/Ship: 1st Battalion
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death: 22
- Date of Death: 25/09/1915
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Loos Memorial
- Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 78 to 83.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 76 James St, Dundee
Sarah Studders Watson, 76 James St, Dundee
George Watson, 76 James St, Dundee
More about William Watson
William has no known grave but is remembered on the Loos Memorial.
William Watson 3/2202 Black Watch
WATSON—Killed in action, on the 25th September, Private William Watson, 1st Black Watch, son of George Watson, 76 James Street, aged 22. – Inserted by his lady friend, Lizzie.
Dundee People’s Journal 23rd October 1915
Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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