John Dorward

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: S/43143
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Black Watch
  • Unit/Ship: 9th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 09/04/1917
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Arras Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Bay 6.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 6 Queen Street, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:
  • Father:
  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Margaret Galloway, 6 Queen St, Dundee

  • Children:

    May, born 21.03.1916 & John, born 21.04.1917

More about John Dorward

John has no known grave but is remembered on the Arras Memorial.

John Dorward   S/43143   Black Watch

DORWARDKilled in action on 9th April, Private John Dorward, Black Watch, beloved husband of Maggie Galloway, 6 Queen Street, Dundee. – Inserted by his sorrowing widow.

Dundee People’s Journal 5th May 1917

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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