This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment:
- Service no: 1834/ S/43393
- Rank: Private
- 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. ?
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth:
- Address: 137 1/2 Brook St, Dundee
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 number 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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