William Mustard Samson

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment: 09.12.1915
  • Place of enlistment: Forfar
  • Service no: M4/411536
  • Rank: Driver
  • Service Occupation:
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  • Regiment/Service: Royal Army Service Corps
  • Unit/Ship:

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth: 1892
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 54 Dundee Rd, Forfar
  • Occupation: Factory Worker
  • Mother:

    Jane Morris

  • Father:

    Hugh Samson

  • Siblings:

    George, Alexander, Verona, Elizabeth, Williamina, Marjory, Jane, David, Thomas & Hugh

  • Spouse:

    Betsy Tosh

  • Children:
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 1967
  • Place of Death: Anglesey, Wales
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More about William Mustard Samson

William was the brother of Pte Hugh Samson, 20006, 6/7th Battalion, Royal Scots Fusiliers, who died of wounds, 15.10.1916 and Cpl David Ramsay Samson, 78511, Tank Corps who also returned home safely.

William initially served as a Pte with the Highland Light Infantry before being transferred to the R.A.S.C.

Information and image very kindly supplied by Irene Phillips

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