Joseph Wright Fairweather

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: S/23348
  • Rank: Private
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Gordon Highlanders
  • Unit/Ship: 1st Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 18
  • Date of Death: 15.06.1918
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Loos Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 115 to 119

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 40 Lilybank Rd, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    May Fairweather, 38 Park Wynd, Dundee

  • Father:

    Alfred Fairweather, 38 Park Wynd, Dundee

  • Siblings:

    2 Brothers

  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about Joseph Wright Fairweather

Joseph has no known grave but is remembered on the Loos Memorial.

Joseph Wright Fairweather   S/23348   Gordon Highlanders

FAIRWEATHER___Previously reported missing, now reported killed in action, 15th June 1918, Private Joseph Wright Fairweather, Gordon Highlanders, dearly loved third son of Alfred and Mary Fairweather, 40 Lilybank Road, aged 18½ years.

Dundee Evening Telegraph 3rd December 1918

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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