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: Dundee
- Service no: 72569
- Rank: Fitter
- Regiment/Service: Royal Field Artillery
- Unit/Ship: 57th Brigade, 'B' Battery
- Place of Death: Greece
- Age at Death: 21
- Date of Death: 13.09.1917
- Burial Country: Greece
- Cemetery: Sarigol Military Cemetery, Kriston
- Grave/Mem Ref no: C.452.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 11 Barrack St, Dundee
Betsy Dewar, Dairsie, Fife
James W. Dewar
Lawrence & 2 other brothers (names unknown)
More about David Dewar
David was the brother of Pte Lawrence Alfred Dewar, M.M. 20821, Machine Gun Corps, who also served during the war and returned home safely.
David Dewar 72569 Royal Field Artillery
DEWAR___Died from malaria, on 13th September, fitter David Dewar, R.F.A., aged 21, youngest son of the late James W. Dewar and Mrs Dewar, 74 Nethergate, Dundee.
Dundee People’s Journal 29th September 1917
Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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