William Burgess

William Burgess

Death 13 Oct 1918 (aged 18–19)
Burial Fochabers , Moray, Scotland
Plot 0432
Memorial ID 182944438 · View Source
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S/41832 Private, 1/5th Seaforth Highlanders, buried at Avesnes-Le-Sec Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France. Brother of James Burgess of Bogmoor, Spey Bay.

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Erected by their children and grand children. In memory of Alexander Burgess who died at Bogmoor 1st Jany. 1893 aged 72 years. And his wife Ann Keir died 13th June 1917 aged 87 years. And their family Barbara died 5th April 1894 aged 31 years. Elspet wife of Alexr. Milne died at Mosstowie 16th March 1897 aged 33 years. William died 11th July 1918 aged 59 years. His wife Elizabeth S. Robertson died Feby. 1903 aged 26 years. William eldest son of Wm. Burgess killed on Cambrai front 13th Octr. 1918 aged 19 years. Buried at Avesnes. Alexr. Burgess son of Barbara killed at Vimy Ridge 9th April 1917 aged 23 years. Buried at Roclincourt. Also their daughter Isabella died 29th Decr. 1929 aged 64 years. And John son of Alexr. Burgess died at Bogmoor 7th June 1951 aged 80 years. And Jessie daughter of Alexr. Burgess died at Fochabers 7th Jan. 1956 aged 82 years.

Gravesite Details Spouse: *, Father: Burgess William, Mother: Robertson Elizabeth, Age at Death: 19, General Note: killed in action


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  • Created by: David Bryant
  • Added: 2 Sep 2017
  • Find a Grave Memorial 182944438
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Burgess (1899–13 Oct 1918), Find a Grave Memorial no. 182944438, citing Bellie Graveyard, Fochabers , Moray, Scotland ; Maintained by David Bryant (contributor 47510263) .