David Wilson Anderson

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment:
  • Service no:
  • Rank: Captain
  • Awards: Military Cross & Bar
  • Regiment/Service: London Regiment (City of London Rifles)
  • Unit/Ship: 6th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 28
  • Date of Death: 08.08.1918
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Villers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: XVIII.B.8.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth:
  • Address: Linton Villas, Maule St, Carnoustie
  • Occupation: Dentist
  • Mother:

    Amelia Anderson, 26 Maule St, Carnoustie

  • Father:

    John Anderson

  • Siblings:

    John & second brother (name unknown)

  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about David Wilson Anderson

David was the brother of Sgt John George Anderson 8/3159, 2nd Battalion Otago Regiment, New Zealand Infantry, who was killed in action 15.09.1916. His second brother (name unknown) was severely wounded at Gallipoli.

Information supplied by Gary Thomson.

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