William Dye

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 29405
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Scots
  • Unit/Ship: 13th Battalion
  • Place of Death: Belgium
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 01.08.1917
  • Burial Country: Belgium
  • Cemetery: Menin Gate Memorial, Ypres
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 11

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 18 Walton St, Dundee
  • Occupation: Logie Works, Dundee
  • Mother:
  • Father:

    David Dye, 18 Walton St, Dundee

  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about William Dye

William has no known grave but is remembered on the Menin Gate Memorial.

William Dye    Royal Scots

Pte. William Dye, Royal Scots, was posted missing on 1st August, 1917, but official intimation has now been received that he has been presumed to have been killed on that date.  Pte Dye was a son of the late Mr David Dye, chimney-sweep, 18 Walton Street,  He enlisted in 1915, and was previously employed in Logie Works.

Dundee Courier 22nd May 1918

Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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