James Carberry

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 147575 & 36308
  • Rank: Private
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Labour Corps
  • Unit/Ship: 373rd Company
  • Place of Death: Dundee War Hospital
  • Age at Death: 41
  • Date of Death: 06.05.1918
  • Burial Country: Scotland
  • Cemetery: Dundee (Balgay) Cemetery
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: EE.S.26.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth: 04.08.1878
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 18 Hunter Street, Dundee
  • Occupation: Confectioners Storekeeper
  • Mother:

    Catherine McMahon

  • Father:

    James Carberry

  • Siblings:

    John, Stephen & Mary

  • Spouse:

    Jane E. Menzies Carberry, 7 Blackness Rd, Dundee

  • Children:

    Stephen Joseph, born 01.03.1903, Archibald, born 22.02.1905, Catherine, born 06.06.1908, Mary Agnes, born 05.12.1909, Jane Elizabeth, born 06.12.1912, Annie, born 22.05.1914 & James, born 17.08.1918

More about James Carberry

James originally served with the Royal Scots Fusiliers, Reg No 36308. He is believed to be the brother of Sgt John Carberry, 3795, 4th Battalion Black Watch, who was killed in action 29.09.1916 & Cpl Stephen Carberry, 29453, Royal Engineers who is listed on the original Dundee Roll of Honour but is not listed on C.W.G.C.

Additional information supplied by Gary Thomson, further information kindly supplied by Claire Niven-Blowers.

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