Wallace Hunter Winton

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Perth
  • Service no: 23048
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders
  • Unit/Ship: 1st/5th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 18
  • Date of Death: 01.08.1918
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Vauxbuin French National Cemetery
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: II.A.10.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 33 Wellington Street, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Elizabeth Lauder Winton, 33 Wellington St, Dundee

  • Father:

    Robert Winton, 33 Wellington St, Dundee

  • Siblings:

    Frank, John Robert & 1 other brother (name unknown)

  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about Wallace Hunter Winton

Wallace was the brother of Pte Frank Lauder Winton S/7606, 12th Battalion Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders, who died of wounds 15.03.1917 and Pte John Winton, S/4330, 2nd Battalion, Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders.

Wallace Hunter Winton   23048   Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders

WINTON—Died of wounds, in field ambulance, on 1st August, 1918, Private Wallace H. Winton, aged 18 years and 10 months, A. and S. Highlanders, fifth son of the late Robert Winton and Mrs Winton, 33 Wellington Street, Dundee.

Dundee Courier 12th August 1918

Information supplied by Gary Thomson, additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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