George Farquharson

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 267742
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Black Watch
  • Unit/Ship: 1st/6th Battalion
  • Place of Death: Belgium
  • Age at Death: 38
  • Date of Death: 29/06/1917
  • Burial Country: Belgium
  • Cemetery: Vlamertinghe New Military Cemetery
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: I. D. 26.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 22 Gardner Street, Dundee
  • Occupation: Tailor, Caird & Son, Reform St, Dundee
  • Mother:
  • Father:
  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Mary Martin Farquharson, 22 Gardner St, Dundee

  • Children:

    Catherine, born 02.03.1902, George, born 04.02.1904, Mary, born 05.06.1905, Jessie, born 25.02.1907, Jemima, born 24.02.1910 & Helen, born 21.05.1912

More about George Farquharson

George Farquharson   267742   Black Watch


Private G. Farquharson, 22 Gardener Street, Dundee, Black Watch, was killed in France on 28th June by a shell. Private Farquharson, who prior to enlistment was employed as a tailor by Caird & Son, Reform Street, leaves a widow and six children.

Dundee Courier 11th July 1917

Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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