DELVILLE WOOD

LONGUEVAL - SOMME - FRANCE

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ATHIES COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION

Pas-de-Calais, France

G.S. SINCLAIR

Grave A9.

Son of George J and Agnes Sinclair, of 219, Paisley Rd, Kingston, Glasgow, Scotland (Source : C.W.G.C.).

Wounded in Delville Wood on the 18th July 1916.

Killed in action on the 12th April 1917 in the improvised and disastrous attack of the 9th (Scottish) Division on the German positions in the East of Fampoux. The 2nd SAI, who went in 400 strong, lost 16 officers and 285 men.