This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
James W. Emslie
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment: Perth
- Service no: 202779
- Rank: Private
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Black Watch
- Unit/Ship: 8th Battalion
- Place of Death:
- Age at Death:
- Date of Death: 15.05.1918
- Burial Country: England
- Cemetery: Bordon Military Cemetery, Hampshire
- Grave/Mem Ref no: Pres. C. 19.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Brechin
- Address: 64 Hilltown Dundee
- Occupation: Paper Mill Worker
Williamina Emslie, 64 Hilltown, Dundee
More about James W. Emslie
James Emslie 202779 Black Watch
Died of Wounds.
Private James Emslie, Black Watch, whose sisters reside in Union Street, Brechin – formerly employed in the paper mill.
Dundee Courier 22nd May 1918
Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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