Charles Duff

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 5765
  • Rank: Lance Corporal
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Scots Greys
  • Unit/Ship: 2nd Dragoons
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 28.09.1915
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Loos Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 1

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address:
  • Occupation: Police Constable, Glasgow
  • Mother:

    Annie Duff, Shore Haed, Kingskettle, Fife

  • Father:

    Alexander Duff, Shorehead, Kingskettle, Fife

  • Siblings:

    Henry

  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about Charles Duff

Charles was the brother of Sgt Henry Duff, 687, 2nd Battalion Black Watch, who was killed in action 09.05.1915.

Charles Duff   5765   Scots Greys

DUFF___Killed in action in France, No. 5765 Lance-Corporal Charles Duff, Scots Greys attached 1st Life Guards, and member of Glasgow Police Force, Second youngest son of Alexander Duff, retired police constable, late Dundee Police Force, and Annie Duff.

Dundee People’s Journal 30th October 1915

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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