Name :-   Falconer, David

Nationality :-    UK

Age :-   41

Rank :-   Chief Engineer

Number :-  

Medal :-  Albert Medal for Gallantry

Service :-   Mercantile Marine

Regiment / ship :-  S.S. War Knight

Date of death :-   8th April 1918

Cemetery / Memorial :- Clayhall Royal Naval Cemetery, Gosport, Hampshire, England

Area of cemetery / memorial :-    Grave III. A.5.

Family information :-    Son of William and Catherine Baillie Falconer.  Husband of Jane Thornton Watson

Extra information :- 

1881 Census

Pinewood Cottage, Coupar Angus Road, Blairgowrie, Perthshire

William Falconer, head, 40, feuar 3 acres strawberry grower, b. Meigle

Catherine Falconer, wife, 47, feuar’s wife, b. London, England

Elizabeth Falconer, daughter, 9, scholar, b. Blairgowrie

William Falconer, son, 7, scholar, b. Blairgowrie

David Falconer, son, 4, scholar, b. Blairgowrie

Elizabeth Baillie, aunt-in-law, 80, living in family, b. Lethendy, Perthshire

Elizabeth Baillie, sister-in-law, 51, living in family, b. London, England

1891 Census

Pine Villa Muir, Blairgowrie

William Falconer, head, 49, wood merchant, B. Meigle

Catherine Falconer, wife, 57, b. London

Elizabeth Falconer, daughter, 19, pupil teacher, b. Blairgowrie

William Falconer, son, 17, mechanic, b. Blairgowrie

David Falconer, son, 15, scholar, b. Blairgowrie

Elizabeth Baillie, sister-in-law, 61, b. London

George Crowe, visitor, 15, scholar, b. Forfar