David Bowman

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Kirkaldy
  • Service no: 41006
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: King's Own Scottish Borderers
  • Unit/Ship: 7th/8th Battalion
  • Place of Death: Belgium
  • Age at Death: 33
  • Date of Death: 18.08.1917
  • Burial Country: Belgium
  • Cemetery: Tyne Cot Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 66 to 68

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Forfar
  • Address: 57 Cowgate, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:
  • Father:
  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Margaret Bowman, 33 Cowgate, Dundee

  • Children:

    Agnes, born 11.05.1912 & Elizabeth, born 04.01.1915

More about David Bowman

David has no known grave but is remembered on the Tyne Cot Memorial.

David Bowman   41006   King’s Own Scottish Borderers

BOWMANDied of wounds, on 18th August, 1917, No. 41006 Private David Bowman, K.O.S.B., aged 33, husband of Margaret Wilson, 33 Cowgate, Dundee – Inserted by his widow and children.

Dundee People’s Journal 15th September 1917

Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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