|Cumnock Chronicle, added April 2018|
In 1901 census he was living in Townhead St.
He was killed in France on 26th August 1918. He was a Lance Corporal in the Royal Scots Fusiliers and is remembered on the Memorial at Vis-en-Artois and on the Cumnock War Memorial.
His next of kin was his father, James, of 81 Townhead St, Cumnock.
Here he is on Cumnock Connections tree
And on Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Service Number 13011
Royal Scots Fusiliers