William Sinclair Mcglasham

Name

William Sinclair Mcglasham

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

21/08/1915
34

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
1134
3rd County of London Yeomanry (Sharpshooters Hussars)

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

HELLES MEMORIAL
Panel 19.
Turkey (including Gallipoli)

UK Memorials

Christchurch Memorial, Chorleywood
Memorial Hall Plaque, Chorleywood

Pre War

Born on 6 Jul 1881 and baptised on 14 Aug 1881 in Cossipore, Calcutta, India son of William and Jane Elizabeth McGlashan and later lived in Chorleywood, Hertfordshire. He married in 1909 in Marylebone, London.

Wartime Service

Enlisted at Hounslow and in 1911 was a Corporal of Horse in the Royal Horseguards at Windsor. Entered WW1 at Egypt on 28 Apr 1915 and was killed in action at Gallipoli.

Additional Information

Variously written as McGlashan and McGlasham.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox