Able Seaman William Boyd

Mercantile Marine

Died: Sunday 2 December 1917 (aged 48)

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Record:
BOYD, WILLIAM
Additional information:
Son of the late Matthew and Agnes Boyd; husband of Jeanie Boyd (nee Green), of 13, Main St., Glasgow. Born at Glenarm, Co. Antrim.
Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
St Albans Organ - WW1 (WMR 42177)
Location:
Windy Nook, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
Drumreagh Presbyterians - WW1 (WMR 6397)
Location:
Ballymoney, Antrim
Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
Finvoy Presbyterians (WMR 6391)
Location:
Finvoy, Antrim
Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
Lambourne Church (WMR 45729)
Location:
Abridge, Essex
Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
Finvoy Presbyterians (WMR 6391)
Location:
Finvoy, Antrim
Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
Masonic Memorial (WMR 6075)
Location:
Newry, Down
Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
Kilmadock Parish (WMR 5794)
Location:
Doune, Central
Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
Knock Methodists (WMR 6272)
Location:
Belfast, Antrim
Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
Armagh Presbyterians - WW2 (WMR 6569)
Location:
Armagh, Armagh
Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
Houston (WMR 44697)
Location:
Houston, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
Crumlin (WMR 65890)
Location:
Crumlin, Antrim
Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
Middlesbrough (WMR 9697)
Location:
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
Bothwell Parish Church-The Fallen (WMR 86720)
Location:
Bothwell, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
Dalziel United Free Church, Motherwell (WMR 86679)
Location:
Motherwell, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
Lieutenant Colonel The Right Hon R G A Hamilton and Estate Workers, in memorial parkland (WMR 44571)
Location:
Wishaw, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
Carluke (Old Churchyard) (WMR 64266)
Location:
Carluke, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
Law Parish Church (WMR 86732)
Location:
Law, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
Loyal Order of Ancient Shepherds Fifeshire District (WMR 58297)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
Ulster Bank Ltd - WW1 Served and Fallen (WMR 53816)
Location:
Belfast, Antrim
Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
Kelty (WMR 5719)
Location:
Kelty, Fife
Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
St Mark's Church WW1 (WMR 85943)
Location:
Dundee, Tayside
Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
Glasgow Academy-Internal WW1 Board (WMR 80076)
Location:
Glasgow, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
Glasgow Academy-Internal WW1 Board (WMR 80076)
Location:
Glasgow, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
Durham School Chapel WW1 And WW2 (WMR 41916)
Location:
Durham, Durham
Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
Haddington Burgh and Parish (WMR 53686)
Location:
Haddington, Lothian
Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
St Marys Parishioners - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 28182)
Location:
Castletown, Isle of Man
Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
Bothwell (WMR 6004)
Location:
Bothwell, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
Law District (WMR 54243)
Location:
Law, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
St Nicholas Church - WW1 Tablet (WMR 41964)
Location:
Durham, Durham
Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
Lieutenant W. Boyd (WMR 67953)
Location:
Durham, Durham
Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
Lambourne Memorial Cross (WMR 22399)
Location:
Lambourne, Essex
Name recorded:
Boyd, William
Memorial:
Dumbarton (WMR 84968)
Location:
Dumbarton, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Boyd, W
Memorial:
Portland Street And Garden Street Shrine (WMR 35341)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Boyd, W
Memorial:
Bloomfield Presbyterian Church; WW1 (WMR 6343)
Location:
Belfast, Antrim
Name recorded:
Boyd, W
Memorial:
St Marks Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 6538)
Location:
Newtownards, Down
Name recorded:
Boyd, W
Memorial:
Newcastle University Medical School (WMR 48467)
Location:
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Boyd, W
Memorial:
Ottringham Parishioners - WW1 Served (WMR 35223)
Location:
Ottringham, Humberside
Name recorded:
Boyd, W
Memorial:
Denton Golf Club (WMR 75128)
Location:
Denton, Greater Manchester

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Name:
Captain H L F Boyd
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
27 Nov 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) (page 237)
Name:
Second Lieutenant R D Boyd
Context:
joined
Date:
3 Dec 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 3 Infantry Brigade: 2 Battalion Royal Munster Fusiliers. (page 575)