William George Anderson
Date of BirthUnknown
CourseAttended Borough Road College, 1915-1917
Royal Irish Rifles, 12th Battalion
Date of death7 June 1917
Buried/memorialSpanbroekmolen British Cemetery (Grave/Memorial reference: D. 3.)
Rifleman William George Anderson was the son of William Bryson Anderson and Annie Anderson. He attended Borough Road College and had a proficiency in geography, though it is not known if he completed his studies. His destination is listed simply as “killed in action”, whether that was before or after graduation is unclear. Anderson was part of the 12th Battalion Royal Irish Rifles, and was killed on 7 June 1917.