James Craib

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Peterhead
  • Service no: 2583
  • Rank: Lance Corporal
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Gordon Highlanders
  • Unit/Ship: 5th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 17.06.1915
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Le Touret Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 39 to 41

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth:
  • Address: 294 Hawkhill, Dundee
  • Occupation: Carter
  • Mother:

    Mrs Milne, Meldrum Buildings, New Byth

  • Father:
  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Jane Reid Craib, 294 Hawkhill, Dundee

  • Children:

    Bella, born 31.05.1914

More about James Craib

James has no known grave but is remembered on the Le Touret Memorial.

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