This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
David Guild Brand
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment: Dundee
- Service no: 240165
- Rank: Private
- Regiment/Service: Black Watch
- Unit/Ship: 5th Battalion
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death:
- Date of Death: 14.10.1916
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial
- Grave/Mem Ref no: Pier & Face 10A
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 133 Princes Street, Dundee
- Occupation: Tenter, Baxter Bros Ltd, Dundee
Catherine Macleod Brand, 5 Catherine St, Dundee
David Brand, 5 Catherine St, Dundee
Jeanie Brand, 133 Princes St, Dundee
More about David Guild Brand
David has no known grave but is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial.
David Brand 240165 Black Watch
MISSING DUNDEE SOLDIER.
Official intimation has been received by Mrs Brand, 133 Princess Street, Dundee, that her husband, Private David Brand, Black Watch, who was previously reported to be wounded, is now reported to be wounded and missing. Prior to enlistment he was employed as a tenter by Baxter Brothers, Ltd., Dundee. He is the eldest son of Mrs David Brand, 5 Catherine Street, Dundee, who has two other sons serving.
Dundee Courier 14th December 1916
Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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