Edward Anderson

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: S/20744
  • Rank: Private
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Black Watch
  • Unit/Ship: 6th Battalion,
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 19
  • Date of Death: 28.07.1918
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Chambrecy British Cemetery
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: VII.C.8.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 2 City Road, Dundee
  • Occupation: John N. Kyd & Co, Walton Jute Works, Dundee
  • Mother:

    Williamina Anderson, 2 City Rd, Dundee

  • Father:

    Ralph Anderson, 2 City Rd, Dundee

  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about Edward Anderson

Edward Anderson   S/20744   Black Watch

Young Highlander Falls.

Pte. Edward Anderson, Black Watch, whose mother, Mrs Ralph Anderson, resides at 2 City Road, was killed in action on 28th July.  Pte. Anderson enlisted when he was 18 years of age, and had been about five months in France.  Previous to enlistment Pte. Anderson was employed with John N. Kyd & Co., Walton Jute Works.  His father, Pte. Ralph Anderson, is serving with the colours, and is attached to the A.S.C.

Dundee Courier 30th August 1918

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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