The following is on the war memorial in Blyth Bridge
TELFER William [Listed as Private on Memorial] Lance Corporal 7117, 15th Cyclist Battalion, Army Cyclist Corps. Died of wounds in France 1st October 1916. Aged 20. Born Craigurd, Dolphinton, enlisted Edinburgh, resident Dolphinton. Buried in HEILLY STATION CEMETERY, MERICOURT-L'ABBE, Somme, France. Plot V. Row B. Grave 1.