Private Walter Matheson

Conflictfull listWW1
Unit1/5th (Sutherland and Caithness) Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders. T.F.
Service No241331 (Formerly 4764)
BornDornoch 9 September 1885
ParentsGeorge and Isabella Matheson of 5, Castle Street, Dornoch
DiedKilled in action 13.11.16 Beaumont Hamel aged 31

Family headstone Dornoch East Cemetery

Walter Matheson was a member of the Royal Dornoch Golf Club foursome which won the Northern Counties Cup Quartette 1911. (Historylinks Museum Catalogue No. 2001.062)


Commemorated: Thiepval Memorial, France Pier and Face 15 C.


  • Dornoch War Memorial
  • Memorial Plaque in Dornoch Free Church
  • Family Headstone Dornoch East Cemetery
  • Thiepval Memorial France and Thiepval Memorial website

Last updated 21 March 2013

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