Alexander Christie

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 11045
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Scots
  • Unit/Ship: 12th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 08.07.1916
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Pier & Face 6D & 7D

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 110 Lochee Road, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:
  • Father:
  • Siblings:

    Andrew, William & 6 sisters

  • Spouse:

    Annie Christie, 110 Lochee Rd, Dundee

  • Children:

    Alexander, born 30.04.1916

More about Alexander Christie

Alex has no known grave but is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial.

Alexander Christie   11045   Royal Scots


Mrs Christie, 110 Lochee Road, Dundee, received official intimation yesterday that her husband, Private Alexander Christie, Royal Scots, was killed in action on 8th July.  Private Christie was in the regular army for four years, and came from India to the firing line on the outbreak of war.  He was wounded in both hands in March of last year.  Two brothers, Private William Christie and Driver Andrew Christie, are serving in the Royal Scots and Royal Engineers respectively.

Dundee Courier 2nd September 1916

Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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