4 Nov 1918 (age 28-29)
Killed in action, Western Front. He was a Private serving with B Company, 13th (Scottish Horse) Battalion of the Black Watch when he was killed at the age of 29. He was killed on 4th November 1918, exactly 7 days before the armistice put an end to the war. He is buried at Fontaine-au-Bois Communal Cemetery, to the south of Valenciennes and east of Cambrai.