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: Perth
- Service no: 3/2985
- Rank: Private
- Regiment/Service: Black Watch
- Unit/Ship: 6th Battalion
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death: 47
- Date of Death: 22/07/1916
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Peake Wood Cemetery, Fricourt
- Grave/Mem Ref no: B.21.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Lochee, Dundee
- Address: 4 Park St, Dundee
Jane Ferrie, 1 West Milnes Wynd, Dundee
Margaret, born 28.04.1902, Ann, born 07.03.1904 & Edward, born 26.01.1910
More about John Ferrie
John Ferrie 3/2985 Black Watch
FERRIE___Killed in action, on the 22d July 1916, No. 2985, Private John Ferrie, Black Watch, aged 47, eldest son of the late Frank and Mary Ferrie, Lochee.
Dundee People’s Journal 16th September 1916
Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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