2nd Battalion, Royal Irish Regiment (British Army)
27/09/1918 (Killed in Action)
William McHarg was born in Airdrie. William McHarg enlisted in Hamilton, Scotland. He was living in Glenmavis, Lanarkshire at the time. Private William McHarg served for a time with the Highland Light Infantry, Service No. 5834. Private William McHarg was serving with the 2nd Battalion of the Royal Irish Regiment when he was killed in action in France on Friday 27th September 1918.
Moeuvres is a village 10 kilometres west of Cambrai and 2 kilometres north of the main Cambrai to Bapaume road (N30). The Communal Cemetery can be found just outside the village on the D34A road towards Inchy en Artois, and the Extension lies alongside it.