Thomas Corrigan

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment:
  • Service no: 1834/ S/43393
  • Rank: Private
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  • Regiment/Service: Black Watch
  • Unit/Ship: 1st Battalion
  • Place of Death:
  • Age at Death: 19 ?
  • Date of Death: 13/10/1915 ?
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Loos Memorial ?
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 78 to 83. ?

Personal Information

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  • Place of Birth:
  • Address: 137 1/2 Brook St, Dundee
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More about Thomas Corrigan

The service number 1834 is allocated to Cpl Willie James McDine 1st Bn, Black Watch and not Thomas Corrigan, who’s ┬ánumber although listed on the original Dundee roll of Honour as 1834 is actually S/43393.

Thomas was both born and enlisted in the 1st Battalion, Black Watch, in Dundee and was the son of Mr & Mrs John Corrigan, 157 Brook St, Dundee. He was in fact killed in action 25.09.1916 aged 18. He has no known grave but is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial, Pier & Face 10A.

 

There is no Willie McDine listed in the original Roll of Honour.

“Additional info” above supplied by Gary Thomson

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