Private William Croll

Private William Lindsay Croll, 4th/5th Battalion, Black Watch. He was killed in action in France on 13th November 1916 during the Battle of the Somme. He fell in the assault on the village of St. Pierre Divion which was carried out successfully in a thick mist and resulted in the capture of many prisoners Total casualties were 4 Officers and 148 Other Ranks with 1 Officer and 11 Other Ranks killed.

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