George Dow

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Glencorse
  • Service no: 20171
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Scots
  • Unit/Ship: 13th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 25
  • Date of Death: 27.09.1915
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Loos Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 10 to 13

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 17 Park Ave, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Helen Scott Dow, 17 Park Ave, Dundee

  • Father:

    John Dow, 17 Park Ave, Dundee

  • Siblings:


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More about George Dow

George has no known grave but is remembered on the Loos Memorial. He was the brother of Pte Alexander Dow, 43329, Highland Light Infantry, who survived the war.

George Dow   20171 13th Royal Scots


Private George Dow, of the 13th Royal Scots, who has been killed in action, was the second son of Mr John Dow, pattern maker, 17 Park Avenue, Dundee.

Dundee Courier 18th October 1915

Image kindly supplied by Simon Dickinson, additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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