John Beattie

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 31013
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Scots
  • Unit/Ship: 2nd Battalion
  • Place of Death: Belgium
  • Age at Death: 26
  • Date of Death: 26.09.1917
  • Burial Country: Belgium
  • Cemetery: Tyne Cot Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 11 to 14 & 162

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 17 Annfield Row, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Annie Stott Beattie, 17 Annfield Row, Dundee

  • Father:

    James Beattie, 17 Annfield Row, Dundee

  • Siblings:

    William

  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about John Beattie

John has no known grave but is remembered on the Tyne Cot Memorial. He is believed to be the brother of Driver William Beattie, T/26957, 18th Field Ambulance, R.A.S.C.

John Beattie   31013   Royal Scots

BEATTIEReported missing on 26th September, now reported to have died on that date, 31013 Private John Beattie, Royal Scots, son of Mrs Beattie 17 Annfield Row. – Inserted by his sorrowing father, mother, sisters and brothers.

Dundee People’s Journal 28th September 1918

John Beattie   31013   Royal Scots

Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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