David Reid Duke

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 1714
  • Rank: Lance Corporal
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Black Watch
  • Unit/Ship: 2nd Battalion
  • Place of Death: Iraq
  • Age at Death: 24
  • Date of Death: 22.04.1916
  • Burial Country: Iraq
  • Cemetery: Amara War Cemetery
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: XVII.E.18.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth: 17.04.1892
  • Place of Birth: Monifieth
  • Address: Ballumbie Farm by Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Janet Robertson Reid

  • Father:

    David Duke, Ballumbie Farm, by Dundee

  • Siblings:

    2 Brothers

  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about David Reid Duke

David Reid Duke   1714   Black Watch

DUKE___Killed in action on the 22nd April, Lance-Corporal David Reid Duke, Black Watch, Indian Expeditionary Force, aged 24 years, third son of David Duke, Ballumbie Farm, near Dundee.

Dundee People’s Journal 24th June 1916

Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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