McFarlane, William

BORN SUTTON, HULL 1869. SON OF NEIL & ELIZABETH McFARLANE, OF 14 WALTER’S TERRACE, NORNABELL STREET, HULL. A GENERAL LABOURER. HE LIVED WITH HIS SISTER, ELIZABETH, AT 7 SARAH’S TERRACE, COURTNEY STREET, HULL (1911 CENSUS). HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 6TH EAST YORKSHIRE PIONERRES. LEFT FOR THE DARDANELLES, ON 06/09/1915. DIED OF DYSENTRY IN ALEXANDRIA, ON 29/09/1915, AGED 46. BURIED AT ALEXANDRIA (CHATBY) MILITARY AND WAR MEMORIAL CEMETERY. HIS GRAVE INSCRIPTION, READS, “WE SHALL MEET AGAIN”
HIS DEATH, AND ADDRESS WERE PUBLISHED IN THE HULL TIMES, ON 23RD OCTOBER 1915, WITH HIS PHOTOGRAPH. *


First name:
WILLIAM
Military Number:
3/6982
Rank:
Private
Date Died
29/09/1915
Place died:
Alexandria (Chatby) Military And War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt
Age:
46
14 WALTERS TERRACE, NORNABELL STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom