George Hubert Murray Dickson

Military Information

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  • Rank: Second Lieutenant
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  • Regiment/Service: Black Watch
  • Unit/Ship: 6th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 27
  • Date of Death: 26.10.1918
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Maing Communal Cemetery Extension
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: B.14.

Personal Information

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  • Mother:

    Cecilia Blake Murray Dickson, Dalhousie Villa, Carnoustie

  • Father:

    Dr George Cecil Dickson, M.D. M.O.H.

  • Siblings:

    Robert

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More about George Hubert Murray Dickson

George was the brother of Captain Robert Cecil Dickson, Royal Army Medical Corps, who died 16.06.1919.

George was the son of George Cecil Dickson, Medical Officer of Health for Carnoustie. George Jr went to Calcutta in 1911. At the outbreak of war he joined the Calcutta Scottish, but early in 1917 he returned home to enlist. In August 1918 he went to France and fell in action on the 26th October. He was a former pupil of Grove Academy, Broughty Ferry and is remembered on the schools war memorial.

Information supplied by Gary Thomson

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