Second Lieutenant John Watson

Second Lieutenant John Watson, 17th Battalion, Royal Scots. He was killed in action in France during the German Spring Offensive on 27th April 1918 on the River Lys, aged 30. He was the son of Alexander Watson of Branxton, Cornhill-on-Tweed and the husband of Jessie Watson of ” St Regulus ” Church, Haddington. He is buried in Harponville Communal Cemetery, Somme , France.

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