Donald Mc. Dewar

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Glasgow
  • Service no: 6244
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Cameron Highlanders
  • Unit/Ship: 1st Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 14.09.1914
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no:

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 2 Ogilvies Rd, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:
  • Father:
  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Ann Dewar, 2 Ogilvies Rd, Dundee

  • Children:

    James, born 28.03.1909, Andrew, born 13.12.1910 & Helen, born 26.12.1914

More about Donald Mc. Dewar

Donald has no known grave but is remembered on the La Ferte Memorial.

Donald Dewar   6244   Cameron Highlanders

Mrs Dewar, 2 Ogilvie’s Road, Dundee, received word on Friday, that her husband, Private Donald Dewar, a reservist in the Cameron Highlanders, had been killed in action on the 14th September.

Forfar Herald 16th October 1914

DEWAR― Killed in action, on the 14th September, Private Donald Dewar, Cameron Highlanders, beloved husband of Ann Paton. – Inserted by his wife and family.

Dundee People’s Journal 17th October 1914

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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