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SC70Records of H M Commissary Office, Edinburgh1808-1996
SC70/8Soldiers' wills1857-1966
SC70/8/1248Wills sent by War Office to Commissary Office, Edinburgh1914-1918
Country code GB
Repository code 234
Repository National Records of Scotland
Reference SC70/8/1248/4
Title Will of 104693 Private John Wylie Allison, or 29th Bn., Machine Gun Corps (Infantry), formerly 19312 Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, Cause of death: Killed in action, France, Theatre: France and Flanders, 12 Apr 1918
Dates c1917
Access status Open
Access conditions This record has been digitally imaged and will not be produced for readers. The digital images may be seen in the NRS Search Rooms on the 'Virtual Volumes' system.
Location Off site
Description Fragments of two pay books, very fragile, recovered from the field: 1-3 Envelopes 4. Cover of Service Book Part I (AB64), with title page adhering to inside cover 5. P. 2, with printed gas attack drill pasted on verso 6. Pp. 3 & 6. 7. Pay accounts page, and specimen will on verso. 8. Will of JW Allison, c.1917, and back cover 9. Part of front cover, p. 2 on verso. 10. Pp. 3-6. 11. Pay accounts page, with fragment of p.5 and back cover. War Office refs: E/757872/1, 547/894059/19/20
Level Item
Extent 11
Finding aids Soldiers? Wills database
Previous numbers SC70/8/102

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