John Anderson

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 305018
  • Rank: Private
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Army Medical Corps
  • Unit/Ship: 3rd Highland Field Ambulance
  • Place of Death:
  • Age at Death: 24
  • Date of Death: 03.11.1917
  • Burial Country: Scotland
  • Cemetery: Eastern Necropolis, Dundee
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: KK. 5. 532B.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 281 Hilltown, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:
  • Father:
  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Agnes Helen Dalgetty Anderson, 470 King St West, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

  • Children:

    Lillias, born 28.09.1917

More about John Anderson

Private Anderson of the 3rd Highland Field Ambulance was attached to 2nd/2nd Northern Field Ambulance when he died on 3rd November 1917. Anderson is interred in Eastern Necropolis, Dundee which suggests that, as bodies were not routinely repatriated in WWI, he died of wounds or illness in Dundee.

Information kindly supplied by Jim Flood

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