Military Medal G.V.R. 13208 A. Cpl.W. Donnelly. 6/King’s Own Scottish Borderers. GVF
M.M. London Gazette 9 July 1917.
William Donnelly attested for the King’s Own Scottish Borderers and served with the 6th Battalion during the Great War on the Western Front from 12 May 1915. Awarded the Military Medal, he was advanced Sergeant and is recorded as having being wounded by gunshot to the forearm in August 1918. He was demobilised on 16 February 1919.