Able Seaman William Buthlay Mitchell

Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve, Drake Bn. R.N. Div.

Died: Sunday 1 August 1915 (aged 22)

Connected records

Record:
MITCHELL, WILLIAM BUTHLAY
Additional information:
Son of John and Margaret Mitchell, of 86, Menzies Rd., Torry, Aberdeen. Native of Colliston, Ellon, Aberdeenshire.
Cemetery:
PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
10.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Lieutenant Mitchell
Context:
departed_leave
Date:
27 Jul 1915
Diary:
6 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Train (17, 19, 23, 24, Companies) A.S.C. (page 387)
Name:
Captain Mitchell
Context:
other
Date:
4 Aug 1915
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1/1 North Somerset Yeomanry (page 579)
Name:
Captain A B Mitchell
Context:
other
Date:
4 Aug 1915
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1/1 North Somerset Yeomanry (page 579)