George McKenzie Brough

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 56089
  • Rank: Private
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Northumberland Fusiliers
  • Unit/Ship: 25th Tyneside Irish Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 39
  • Date of Death: 19.04.1918
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Wimereux Communal Cemetery
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: XI.B.2.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address:
  • Occupation: Dyer
  • Mother:
  • Father:

    George Brough, 7 Bruce St, Dundee

  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Helen Brough, 7 Bruce St, Dundee

  • Children:

    4 Children

    Marion, born 08.04.1905, John, born 02.02.1909, George, born 01.04.1914 & 1 other child (name unknown)

More about George McKenzie Brough

Private George Brough, Northumberland Fusiliers, was a son of the late George Brough, 7 Bruce Street, Dundee.  Private Brough, previous to enlistment was a dyer with Messrs Stevenson Bros., and joined up nearly two years ago.  He had been 20 months in France.  Deceased was married, and his widow and four children reside at 7 Bruce Street.  He was 39 years of age.

Dundee Courier 25th April 1918

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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