William Watson

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 3/2202
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • 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.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 76 James St, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Sarah Studders Watson, 76 James St, Dundee

  • Father:

    George Watson, 76 James St, Dundee

  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:
  • Children:

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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