Mess Room Steward William Hunter

Mercantile Marine

Died: Friday 5 April 1918 (aged 17)

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Record:
HUNTER, WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of James and Mary Hunter (nee Stewart), of 13, Schipka Pass, The Cross, Glasgow. Born at Shotts, Lanarkshire.
Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Oulton Broad WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 5007)
Location:
Lowestoft, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Whittingham Parish - WW1 Window (WMR 34024)
Location:
Whittingham, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
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County Borough Of Tynemouth - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 34489)
Location:
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Glanton Presbyterian Church WW1 Tablet (WMR 33722)
Location:
Glanton, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Heaton Presbyterians - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 34538)
Location:
Heaton, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Bressay - WW1 (WMR 8885)
Location:
Bressay, Shetland
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
All Saints Church Plaque WW1 (WMR 41777)
Location:
Lanchester, Durham
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Ivy Leaf Social Club (WMR 33944)
Location:
Newbiggin-by-the-sea, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Lanchester Memorial Hall WW1 Plaque (WMR 41766)
Location:
Lanchester, Durham
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
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Carsphairn United Free Church - WW1 (WMR 44363)
Location:
Carsphairn, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Carsphairn United Free Church - WW1 (WMR 44363)
Location:
Carsphairn, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Isle of Whithorn Roll of Honour (WMR 72037)
Location:
Isle of Whithorn, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
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Duns (WMR 54102)
Location:
Duns, Borders
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
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Channelkirk WW1 Plaque (WMR 78880)
Location:
Channelkirk, near Oxton, Borders
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Channelkirk WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 78882)
Location:
Channelkirk, near Oxton, Borders
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
St Ninian's United Free Church (WMR 72110)
Location:
Stranraer, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Christ Church - WW1 (WMR 54106)
Location:
Duns, Borders
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Lauder Old Parish Church - WW1 Tablet (WMR 69091)
Location:
Lauder, Borders
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Oxton Memorial Hall (WMR 44070)
Location:
Oxton, Borders
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Kilmarnock (WMR 5962)
Location:
Kilmarnock, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Macosquin Church; WW1 (WMR 6337)
Location:
Macosquin, Londonderry
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
St Cuthberts Church - WW1 (WMR 4275)
Location:
Carlisle, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Durisdeer Village Memorial (WMR 69212)
Location:
Durisdeer, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Portrush Presbyterians-WW1 (WMR 6183)
Location:
Portrush, Londonderry
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Sheffield Education Deoartment Official Staff - WW1 - Roll Of Honour (WMR 27583)
Location:
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Alva (WMR 6029)
Location:
Alva, Central
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Robert Gordons College WW1 Pupils Book of Remembrance (WMR 44593)
Location:
Aberdeen, Grampian
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Broomknoll Church WW1 (WMR 86758)
Location:
Airdrie, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Ladhope Parish Church WW1 (WMR 76429)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
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Gartsherrie Bowling Club- Baird's Scottish Steel Works (WMR 86492)
Location:
Coatbridge, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Pride of Don Lodge of the Loyal Order Of Ancient Shepherds (Ashton Unity) (WMR 83996)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Campsie Parish Church (WMR 5807)
Location:
Campsie, Central
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
David Colville and Sons Ltd - WW1 (WMR 44517)
Location:
Glengarnock, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Muiravonside (WMR 78632)
Location:
Whitecross, Central
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Alva Parish Church (WMR 54132)
Location:
Alva, Central
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
British Order of Ancient Free Gardeners (Rossend Castle Lodge) (WMR 85124)
Location:
Burntisland, Fife
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
St Andrew's University WW1 (WMR 44466)
Location:
St Andrews, Fife
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Kinghorn (WMR 5720)
Location:
Kinghorn, Fife
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Kinghorn Parish Church - WW1 Plaque (WMR 56508)
Location:
Kinghorn, Fife
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Edzell (WMR 5677)
Location:
Edzell, Tayside
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
St Andrews University Officer Training Corps Roll Of Honour (WMR 5809)
Location:
St Andrews, Fife
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Harris Academy (WMR 76578)
Location:
Dundee, Tayside
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Crosshouse-Cross (WMR 80669)
Location:
Crosshouse, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Newburgh St Katherine's Episcopal Church (WMR 76801)
Location:
Newburgh, Fife
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Erskine Church (WMR 86259)
Location:
Clackmannan, Central
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Airdrie Academy WW1 (WMR 85621)
Location:
Airdrie, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Armadale (WMR 53634)
Location:
Armadale, Lothian
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Bo'ness (WMR 73100)
Location:
Bo'ness, Lothian
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Dundee Training College - WW1 (WMR 61803)
Location:
Dundee, Tayside
Name recorded:
Hunter, William
Memorial:
Broxburn United Free Church (WMR 89234)
Location:
Broxburn, Lothian

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Name:
Sergeant Hunter
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
9 Apr 1918
Diary:
2 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Trench Mortar Batteries. (page 195)
Name:
Private A Hunter
Context:
Missing in action
Date:
31 Mar 1918
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Dragoons (Royal Scots Greys) (page 297)