2nd Lieutenant William Mackie, 3/6th Royal Scots, was born in Queensferry in 1892. Formed in 1915 as a training unit then re-designated as a reserve battalion, it is unlikely they served at the Front. William died of illness in Craigleith Military Hospital on 29th April 1916 aged 23. He is buried in Commonwealth Grave No: 694, Queensferry Cemetery.
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