John Ferrie

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Perth
  • Service no: 3/2985
  • Rank: Private
  • Awards:
  • 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.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Lochee, Dundee
  • Address: 4 Park St, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Mary Ferrie

  • Father:

    Frank Ferrie

  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Jane Ferrie, 1 West Milnes Wynd, Dundee

  • Children:

    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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