Name: William Carroll
Number: 8590
Regiment: Gordon Highlanders.
Rank: Private.
Born: 18 February 1884 Shettleston, Glasgow.
Died: 29 December 1916    Prisoner of War     Age 32
Buried: Cologne Southern Cemetery, Germany.

Son of Margaret Carroll.
1911 Census: Cardowan Farm, Stepps.
Address at death: Robertson's Land, Stepps.

CWGC site:   Yes.
SNWM site:   Yes.
Kirkintilloch Herald mention 14 February 1917.
Married: 1913 Glasgow.
William had enlisted in the Army in 1902 and been recalled in 1914. Prior to this he had been employed as a ploughman.