Sergeant William Rankin Preston
Service Number IWM10272
World War 1
Commemorated at the Menin Gate, Ypres, Belgium. Panel 11
Son of James and Jeanie R. Preston, of 114, Wellpark Terrace, Dennistoun, Glasgow
|Country||Location||Name of Memorial||Campaign||Names||Date(s)|
|Scotland||Roadside near railway station Kirknewton West Lothian Lothian EH27 8BX||Kirknewton and East Calder War Memorial||World War 1
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