James Beveridge

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 13535
  • Rank: Guardsman
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Scots Guards
  • Unit/Ship: 1st Battalion
  • Place of Death: Belgium
  • Age at Death: 22
  • Date of Death: 30.03.1916
  • Burial Country: Belgium
  • Cemetery: Potijze Burial Ground Cemetery
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: C.11.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 57 Lilybank Road, Dundee
  • Occupation: Flour Mill Worker
  • Mother:

    Mother, 20 Grove St, Dundee

  • Father:

    Father, 20 Grove St, Dundee

  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Margaret Beveridge, 90 Blackscroft, Dundee

  • Children:

    Elizabeth, born 08.06.1915

More about James Beveridge

James Beveridge   13535   Scots Guards


Private James Beveridge of the Scots Guards, only son of Mr and Mrs Beveridge, 20 Grove Street, Dundee, was killed in action on 30th March.  He was in his 22d year, and leaves a widow and one child.  Private Beveridge was formerly employed in a local flour mill, and enlisted after the outbreak of war.

Dundee Courier 12th April 1916

BEVERIDGE―Killed in action on 30th March, Private James Beveridge, Scots Guards, beloved husband of Margaret Niels, 57 Lillybank Road, and only son of Mr and Mrs Beveridge, 20 Grove Street.

Dundee People’s Journal 15th April 1916

Additional Information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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