Casualty Details...

Corporal Alexander Campbell Mutch

1st/5th Battalion Gordon Highlanders

Service Number: 240469 Enlisted at: Peterhead

Born: Wednesday 12th August 1896 in Ellon .

Died: Thursday 9th August 1917 in France & Flanders.

Drowned. Age: 20

Cemetery: Mindel Trench British Cemetery, St Laure. Grave/Memorial Identifier: D40

Brother of Sophia (Cissy) Mutch, 199 Holburn St, Aberdeen.

Son of Isabella Mutch (deceased) and grandson of the late Alexander Mutch and Ann Maria Eatwell, Skilmafilly, Tarves.

Drowned while Battalion was out of the line at Athies Loch, near Arras.

Family Grave: Methlick MI 134