His regiment is "Scot H R " on register, so this is the man. He did not serve overseas
1888 Born St Andrews , Dundee, Scotland. Son of Joseph Jackson (iron moulder) and Flora (nee Merritt)
1891 census at Mains Rd , Dundee (as on BC)
|JACKSON, Joseph||Head||Married||M||29||1862|| Iron Moulder
|JACKSON, Walter||Son||M||3||1888||Dundee, Forfar|
|JACKSON, William||Son||M||2||1889||Dundee, Forfar|
|JACKSON, Robert||Son||M||0 (9 MO)||1891||Dundee, Forfar|
|MERRITT, Wma||Visitor||Unmarried||F||12||1879||Arbroath, Forfar|
1901 census at 57 Mains Rd, Dundee.
|JACKSON, Joseph||Head||Married||M||39||1862|| Iron Moulder
|JACKSON, Walter||Son||M||13||1888|| Scholar
|JACKSON, William||Son||M||12||1889|| Scholar
|JACKSON, Robert||Son||M||10||1891|| Scholar
|JACKSON, Joseph||Son||M||8||1893|| Scholar
|JACKSON, Christina||Daughter||F||4||1897||Dundee, Forfarshire|
|JACKSON, Flora||Daughter||F||1||1900||Dundee, Forfarshire|
1918 Mar 13. Commissioned 2nd Lt in Scottish Horse . Cadet William Merritt Jackson to be 2nd Lt.
1919 Sep 13 Promoted Lt in Scottish Horse
1920 Nov 8. Joined ADRIC with service no 992. Posted to H Coy
1921 Sep 30 Relinquishes his commission as Lt in Scottish Horse.
1921 Jul 2. Promoted Section Leader
1922 Jan 13. discharged on demobilisation of ADRIC
1955 Died Scotland