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Private William Cunningham

12th Battalion Highland Light Infantry
Service No: 17705

William Cunningham grave

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Personal details

Born / Resided

Coatbridge / 1c Cullen St, Coatbridge

Died

Killed in Action 26/09/1915 at Loos

Enlisted

Bothwell /09/1914

Employed

Tram Worker with the Coatbridge Tramway Company

Age

22

Buried / Remembered

Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France

Family Information

Son of John and Agnes Cunningham of 1c Cullen St, Coatbridge. Father was killed in a railway accident so years previous. Williams brother James was killed on the same day with the same Regiment on the 2nd day of the Battle of Loos (see index). In his Will William left everything to his mother.

Additional Information

Also remembered on the Old Monkland Church and St Augustines Parish (book) Rolls of Honour. See photos for Williams name on the Loos Memorial

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