1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

William Hyland Devlin Morrison

Contributed by: Lynne Broom, on 2008-11-08

William Hyland Devlin Morrison
Rank
First Name William Hyland Devlin
Surname Morrison
Year of Birth 1896
Year of Death 1951
Regiment Highland Light Infantry
Place of Wartime Residence Glasgow, Lanarkshire

William Hyland Devlin's Story

William Hyland Devlin Morrison served in the Highland Light Infantry and then the Machine Gun Corps. He is my paternal grandfather and met Mary Ethel Wildman, his wife to be, whilst in hospital after being wounded in the leg.

Unfortunately, I never knew my grandfather as he died the year after I was born. I do know that he was thrilled to have a granddaughter having had no daughters of his own.

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