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Private David Mccreath
Machine Gun Corps (Infantry)
Date of death: 21/03/1918 (aged 26)
Cemetery: POZIERES MEMORIAL
Son of Jane Thomson McCreath, of "Bonnyhill", 31, William St., Johnstone, Renfrewshire, and the late William McCreath.
Royal Field Artillery
Date of death: 24/10/1917 (aged 21)
Cemetery: RUISSEAU FARM CEMETERY
Son of John and Agnes Barr, of Johnstone, Renfrewshire.