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Mesopotamia

28 May 1918

Dying of typhus in Baghdad is 20-year-old James Wishart from Dunfermline, Fife. James had been serving overseas with the 157th Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery since July 1916 and before the war, was working in the coal mines. He is part of tree WIS0066.

United States

Enlisting in Philadelphia is Theophilus Luke Wishart from Jersey City, NJ. He joins the US Marine Corps and is sent for training at Paris Island. He would eventually find himself fighting in France during September and was fatally wounded in action a month before the Armistice.

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