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Able Seaman John Lindsay

Royal Naval Volunter Reserve Hawke Battalion
Service No: Clyde Z / 7368

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Personal details

Born / Resided

Coatbridge / 73d Buchanan St, Coatbridge

Died

Killed in Action 05/02/1917 Somme

Enlisted

23/11/1915

Employed

Miner in Mount Vernon Colliery, Glasgow

Age

20 / DOB - 04/03/1896

Buried / Remembered

Ancre British Cemetery, Beaumont Hamel, Somme, France

Family Information

Son of Mary Lindsay of 73d Buchanan St, Coatbridge. John was the younger brother of Private George Lindsay of the 7th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment who was Killed in Action on the 18/09/1918 (see index)

Additional Information

John enlisted on the 23/11/1915 then draft for the BEF on the 10/07/1916. Joined the Hawke Battalion 12/12/1916 till the time of his death. Also remembered in the St Augustines Parish (book) Roll of Honour

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