Name :- Dawson, Albert Walker
Nationality :- UK
Age :- 22
Rank :- Lance Corporal
Number :- 2764204
Service :- Army
Regiment / ship :- 7th Bn., Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)
Date of death :- 19th July 1943
Cemetery / Memorial :- Catania War Cemetery, Sicily
Area of cemetery / memorial :- IV.B.21.
Family information :- Son of Bathia Daniel Dawson, 27, Hatton Place, Rattray, Perthshire
Extra information :-
Before the war, Albert was employed as a butcher with H. D. Brown and William Smith in Blairgowrie. Later he worked as a butcher in Dunning, west of Perth.
When he was a lad he was a Sergeant in Rattray Boys' Brigade.
According to the article in the Blairgowrie Advertiser of 13th August, 1943, he had received scalp wounds in the Battle of Alamein, but had recovered enough to rejoin his regiment.