This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment: Glasgow
- Service no: 7347
- Rank: Private
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)
- Unit/Ship: 2nd Battalion
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death:
- Date of Death: 29.01.1915
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Wimereux Communal Cemetery
- Grave/Mem Ref no: I.C.25A.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Barony, Glasgow
- Address: 13 Atholl Street Lochee, Dundee
E. Ellis, 103 South Rd, Lochee
More about Peter Ellis
Peter Ellis 7347 Scottish Rifles
Mrs Ellis, who now lives at 13 Atholl Street, Lochee, has been officially notified of the death from wounds of Private Peter Ellis, of the Scottish Rifles. Private Ellis died at Boulogne on 29th January, but the cause of the delay in the official intimation coming to hand is due to the military authorities having been under the impression that Mrs Ellis still resided in Glasgow.
Dundee Courier 11th August 1915
Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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