United Kingdom

At the parish church in Gorbals, Glasgow, Gilbert McKinnon Wishart, a carter currently serving with the 4th (Service) Battalion, Seaforth Highlanders, marries a local domestic servant named Jessie Penman. Six days after the wedding Gilbert is sent to France where he stayed for much of the remainder of the war. The couple would eventually go on to have two children, and are part of tree WIS0078.

The same day in London, a welder from Fulham named William Bishop Wishart joins the Royal Naval Air Service and becomes an air mechanic. He becomes part of the Royal Air Force in April 1918 and is part of tree WIS0122.