This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment: Dundee
- Service no: S/8420
- Rank: Private
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Seaforth Highlanders
- Unit/Ship: 7th Battalion
- Place of Death: Belgium
- Age at Death: 42
- Date of Death: 13.10.1915
- Burial Country: Belgium
- Cemetery: Railway Dugouts Burial Ground (Transport Farm)
- Grave/Mem Ref no: I.B.6.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 161 Overgate, Dundee
- Occupation: Seaman
Alexander Carr, 161 Overgate, Dundee
More about David Carr
David Carr S/8420 10th Seaforth Highlanders
DUNDEE SEAFORTH KILLED.
Official intimation has reached his father, who resides at 161 Overgate, Dundee, of the death in action of Private David Carr, 10th Seaforth Highlanders. He was 42 years of age, and prior to enlistment after the out-break of war he was a seaman.
Dundee Courier 11th November 1915
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