Corporal WILLIAM CARSON CAIRNS

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Rank Corporal
Forenames WILLIAM CARSON
Surname CAIRNS
Initials W C
Place of Birth Unknown
Date of Birth Unknown
Date of Death Sunday, 25 June 1944
Age 24
Nationality British
Residence or Entered Service From Unknown
Service Number 3133853
Force British Army
Service/Corps/Regiment Durham Light Infantry
Unit / Ship / Battalion / Squadron 11 Battalion, Durham Light Infantry (18th May 1942-20th August 1944 - 49th West Riding Infantry Division)
Military Honours and Awards
Place of Burial/Commemoration HOTTOT-LES-BAGUES WAR CEMETERY
Roll of honour
Grave/Memorial Location IX. D. 11.
Previous Place(s) of Burial Unknown
Epitaph
Family Details SON OF JAMES FLEMING ROBB CAIRNS AND JEAN MCMILLAN CAIRNS; HUSBAND OF ELIZABETH MURRAY CAIRNS, OF MAUCHLINE, AYRSHIRE.

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Source of original data: Commonwealth War Graves Commission
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