William Constable

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: S/17430
  • Rank: Private
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Gordon Highlanders
  • Unit/Ship: 2nd Battalion,
  • Place of Death: Italy
  • Age at Death: 24
  • Date of Death: 27.10.1918
  • Burial Country: Italy
  • Cemetery: Tezze British Cemetery
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Plot 6. Row D. Grave 12.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 11 Robertson St, Dundee
  • Occupation: Ticket Inspector, Taybridge Station, Dundee
  • Mother:

    Annie Moncur, 11 Robertson St, Dundee

  • Father:

    William Constable

  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about William Constable

DUNDEE SOLDIER KILLED.

Pte. William Constable, Gordon Highlanders, whose mother resides at 11 Robertson Street, Dundee, was killed in action on the 27th October.  Deceased, who was 24 years of age, had been eighteen months on active service in France and Italy, being wounded in the latter country in February of this year.  Prior to his enlistment Pte. Constable was a ticket examiner with the North British Railway Company at the Tay Bridge Station, Dundee.

Dundee Courier 29th November 1918

Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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