Edward Carroll

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment:
  • Service no: 1392
  • Rank: Private
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  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Black Watch
  • Unit/Ship: 2nd Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 25
  • Date of Death: 25/09/1915
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Loos Memorial
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Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth:
  • Address: 92 Brook Street, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Grace Caroll, 92 Brook St, Dundee

  • Father:

    Thomas Carroll

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More about Edward Carroll

Edward has no known grave but is remembered on the Loos Memorial.

Edward Carroll   1392   2nd Black Watch


Official intimation has been received by Mrs Carroll, 92 Brook Street, Dundee, that her son, Private Edward Carroll, 2d Black Watch, was killed in action on 25th September.

Pte. Carroll, who was 25 years of age, served seven years with his regiment.  He proceeded to France from India, where he was stationed for over five years.  He was home on furlough a little over a month ago, and it was the first time his parents had seen him for over five years.  A sympathetic letter was sent by the officer to whom deceased was servant.

Dundee Courier 26th October 1915

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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