Regiment: Seaforth Highlanders.
Rank: Lance Corporal.
Born: 13 October 1894 Steps Hill, Cadder.
Died: 13 March 1918 Killed in action Age 23
Memorial: Arras Memorial, France. No known grave.
Battle: German Spring Offensive 'Kaiserschlacht'
21 Mar-4 Apr 1918.
Son of Thomas and Hannah Colvin,
Cardowan Drive, Stepps.
Brother of James Colvin.
1901 Census: Steps Hill Tenement.
1911 Census: Kilmore Terrace, Cardowan Drive, Stepps.
CWGC site: Yes.
SNWM site: Yes.
Kirkintilloch Herald mention 2 Feb 1916, 28 Jan 1918,
10 Apr 1918.
Thomas Colvin had been employed as a ticket collector at Stepps station.