1st Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers (British Army)
Date Of Birth:
09/07/1916 (Died of Wounds)
William Tillie Dickson was the son of James and Annabella Graham (nee Tillie) Dickson. He was born about 1887. His father was a local magistrate, a Member of Parliament and a linen manufacturer (Dickson & Co). They lived at Miltown House, Dungannon.The 1911 census records 23 year old William Tillie as working as a linen manufacturer William Tillie Dickson married Elizabeth Dickson, of 46, Cranley Gardens, South Kensington, London.
Beauval is a village on the main road (N25) between Amiens and Doullens, about 24 kilometres north of Amiens and 6 kilometres south of Doullens. Beauval Communal Cemetery is on the northern side of the village at the end of a by-road leading off the main road - Rue de l'Eglise.