Personnel Records of the First World War
Next of kin is his sister - Mrs. David Wightman, 79 High Street, Lockerbie, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.
Occupation - Blue Printer.
Name: LAW, WILLIAM
Regimental Number: 153569
Date of Birth: 15/08/1884, 1884-08-15
Place of Birth: Lockerbie, Dumfries-shire Scotland
Enlistment Date: 1915-08-01
Place of Enlistment: Winnipeg MB Canada
Unit: 79th C.H. of C.
Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 5454 - 5
Item Number: 518506
Record Group: Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF)
Digitized service file - PDF format: B5454-S005
His war records ...http://central.bac-lac.gc.ca/.item/?op=pdf&app=CEF&i...
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Rank:PrivateService No: 153569
Date of Death: 08/10/1916
Regiment/Service: Canadian Infantry 43rd Bn.
Panel Reference: Memorial:VIMY MEMORIAL
Additional Information: Son of George and Margaret Lawhttp://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/1570373/LAW,%20WI...
In his war records his pay was going to Mrs. Robert Johnstone, 579 Cathedral Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba ...
William Law in the 1916 Canada Census of Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Alberta
Name: William Law
Marital Status: Single
Est. Birth Year: 1886
Year of Immigration: 1901
Home in 1916: 23, Winnipeg North, Manitoba
Address: 579 Cathedral
Racial or Tribal Origin: Scotch (Scotish)
Sub District Desc.: That portion of the city of Winnipeg constituting the electoral district of Winnipeg Centre, as defined by the Representation Act, 1914
Robert Johnstone 43
Catherine Johnstone 38
Jean Johnstone 15
William Law 30
William Proudfoot 36
Robert Johnstone in the 1901 Scotland Census
Name: Robert Johnstone
Estimated birth year: abt 1872
Spouse's name : Catherine Johnstone
Where born: Lockerbie, dumfriesshire
Registration Number: 820
Registration district: Dryfesdale
Civil Parish: Dryfesdale
Address: 10 Park Pl
Household schedule number: 84
Robert Johnstone 29
Catherine Johnstone 23
Jane L Johnstone 9mo