In Manchester a 41-year-old warehouseman from Chorlton named James Wishart joins the Royal Air Force and will eventually serve in France as a general clerk at the 5th Brigade Headquarters in Rouen from 7 November. James is part of tree WIS0082.
Leaving New York on board the RMS Llanstephan Castle is Nurse Irene Louise Wishart from Canada. On arrival in France she is assigned to Base Hospital 49 in Allerey, Saone-et-Loire and will remain overseas until March 1919. Irene is part of tree WIS0034.