Gerald Cavanagh

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Glasgow
  • Service no: S/1607
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders
  • Unit/Ship: 10th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 26
  • Date of Death: 25.09.1915
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Loos Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 125 to 127

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Barony
  • Address: 224 Lochee Rd, Dundee
  • Occupation: Cox Brothers, Camperdown Works, Lochee
  • Mother:
  • Father:
  • Siblings:

    Helen Cavanagh, 5 Whorterbank, Lochee

  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about Gerald Cavanagh

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

Gerald Cavanagh   S/1607   10th Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders


The photo is that of a well-known Lochee man, 1607 Private Gerald Cavanagh, who went missing on 25th September.  Private Cavanagh, who is attached to the 10th Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, is 26 years of age, and previously was employed in Camperdown Works, Lochee, (Cox Bros., Ltd).

Dundee Courier 20th November 1915

Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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