Lance Corporal William Hamilton

Seaforth Highlanders

Died: Saturday 25 September 1915 (aged 23)

Connected records

Record:
HAMILTON, WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of Thomas and Catherine Hamilton.
Cemetery:
LOOS MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Panel 112 to 115.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Hamilton
Context:
commander
Date:
25 Sep 1915
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) (page 129)
Name:
Lieutenant Colonel Hamilton
Context:
commander
Date:
25 Sep 1915
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) (page 129)
Name:
Hamilton
Context:
combat
Date:
30 Sep 1915
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1/1 Warwickshire Battery Royal Horse Artillery (page 67)
Name:
Lieutenant C D Hamilton
Context:
joined
Date:
22 Sep 1915
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Royal Sussex Regiment (page 196)
Name:
Private D Hamilton
Context:
Missing in action
Date:
30 Sep 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Gordon Highlanders (page 145)
Name:
Private E Hamilton
Context:
Missing in action
Date:
30 Sep 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Gordon Highlanders (page 159)
Name:
Private D Hamilton
Context:
Missing in action
Date:
30 Sep 1915
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Gordon Highlanders (page 145)