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291 Spr. Robert Wishart enlists with the Royal Engineers in Dundee. He was living on Constitution Street at the time, and working as a fitter.


27972 Pte. George Rodger Wishart enlists in Valcartier, Quebec and joins the 15th Battalion (48th Canadian Highlanders.) George was born in Guardbridge, just outside St. Andrews in Fife, Scotland.


8394 Pte. John Waddie Wishart‘s company are told to prepare to move in support of the 15th Brigade, who are expecting an attack at any moment. The attack never materialises and the South Wales Borderers spend the remainder of the day repulsing several small assaults and keeping their heads down as German shells pass over. 56591 Gnr. George Greig Wishart, 56th Battery, Royal Field Artillery remains in Verneuil whilst 7322 Gnr. Joseph Wishart, 6th DAC engages in ‘rough exercise’ at Jouaignes.  The weather shows signs of improving, and Germans are said to have been spotted in the woods 3 – 4 miles away.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]