Alexander Stewart Blair

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 9495
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders
  • Unit/Ship: 2nd Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 25.09.1915
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Cambrin Churchyard Extension
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: C.5.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Blairgowrie
  • Address: 7 Hill Street, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:
  • Father:
  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Williamina Fowlie, formerly Blair, 7 Hill St, Dundee

  • Children:

    Lena, born 27.12.1913

More about Alexander Stewart Blair

Alexander shares a final resting place with Pte Thomas Paterson, 4/9431, 2nd Battalion Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders, who was killed in action 25.09.1916, who was born in Sauchie and enlisted at Stirling.

Alexander Stewart Blair   9495   Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders

BLAIRKilled in action in France, on the 25th September 1915, Private A. S. Blair, 2d Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders.  – Inserted by his sorrowing wife, Mrs A. S. Blair, 7 Hill Street.

Dundee People’s Journal 23rd October 1915

Additional information supplied by Gary Thomson additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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