Name:-   Doig, William

Nationality:-    UK

Age :-   33

Rank:-   Private

Number:-  268710

Medal:-

Service:-   Army

Regiment / ship:-  "A" Coy., 8th Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) - formerly Scottish Horse

Date of death:-   Friday 19th July 1918

Cemetery / Memorial:-    Ploegsteert Memorial, Comines-Warneton, Hainaut, Belgium.

Area of cemetery / memorial :-    Panel 7

Family information:-    Son of the late John Doig and Annie Doig, "Craiglea", George Street, Blairgowrie.

Extra information:-

1891 Census

McRitch, Alyth, Perthshire

John Doig, head, 58, farmer, b. Alyth

Annie Doig, wife, 37, b. Glenisla, Forfarshire

William Doig, son, 6, scholar, b. Alyth

Annie Doig, daughter, 4, b. scholar, b. Alyth

Moira Farquar, servant, 23, b. Alyth

James Cargill, farm servant, 16, b. Glenisla

David Brown, shepherd, 14, b. Kilspindie, Perthshire

 

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