Great War Dundee
This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
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Alexander Elder Forsythe
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment:
- Service no: 6/228
- Rank: Second Lieutenant
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: New Zealand Infantry
- Unit/Ship: Canterbury Regiment, Nelson Company
- Place of Death: Turkey/Gallipoli
- Age at Death: 30
- Date of Death: Between 06.05.1915 & 10.05.1915
- Burial Country: Turkey/Gallipoli
- Cemetery: Twelve Tree Copse (New Zealand) Memorial
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- Date of Birth: 01.02.1885
- Place of Birth: Oust, Thurso, Caithness
- Address: 29 Park Ave, Dundee
- Occupation: Jeweller & Optician
Janet Forsythe (nee Mill), 12 Park Ave, Dundee
Alexander A. Forsythe, 12 Park Ave, Dundee
Elizabeth born 1879, James born 1881, Henrietta born 1883, Margaret born 1887 & Peter born 1894.
More about Alexander Elder Forsythe
C.W.G.C. record this man as Alister Elder Forsythe. For more information on Alexander visit Alexander’s Service Record.
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He was the brother of 2nd Lt Peter Forsythe, D.C.M. & M.M. East Lancashire Regiment
Information supplied by Gary Thomson
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