This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment: Dundee
- Service no: S/20744
- Rank: Private
- 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.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 2 City Road, Dundee
- Occupation: John N. Kyd & Co, Walton Jute Works, Dundee
Williamina Anderson, 2 City Rd, Dundee
Ralph Anderson, 2 City Rd, Dundee
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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