David Dickson

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 31596
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Highland Light Infantry
  • Unit/Ship: 15th Battalion
  • Place of Death: Belgium
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 15.07.1917
  • Burial Country: Belgium
  • Cemetery: Nieuport Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no:

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Lintrathan, Forfarshire
  • Address: 4 Cotton Road, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:
  • Father:

    John Dickson, Castleroy, Broughty Ferry

  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Charlotte Dickson, 4 Cotton Rd, Dundee

  • Children:

    John, born 13.11.1906 & Charles, born 30.11.1912

More about David Dickson

David has no known grave but is remembered on the Nieuport Memorial.

David Dickson   31596   Highland Light Infantry

DICKSONKilled in action, on 15th July 1917, No. 31596 Lance-Corporal David Dickson, H.L.I., beloved husband of Charlotte Millar, Hilltown, and youngest son of John Dickson, Castle Roy, Broughty Ferry.

Dundee People’s Journal 28th July 1917

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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