James Gardiner

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Cardenden
  • Service no: 3/3082
  • Rank: Private
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Black Watch
  • Unit/Ship: 9th Battalion, 'D' Company
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 24
  • Date of Death: 25.09.1915
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Loos Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 78 to 83

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: Broughty Ferry
  • Occupation: Miner
  • Mother:
  • Father:
  • Siblings:

    Mrs Mauchland, 19 Crescent Lane, Dundee

  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about James Gardiner

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

James Gardiner   3/3082   Black Watch

MISSING SINCE BATTLE OF LOOS.

The relatives of Private J. Gardiner, Black Watch, who has been posted missing since the 25th of September, are anxious that any one knowing the fate which befell him in the battle of Loos should acquaint them of it.  Private Gardener, who was twenty-four years of age, was a miner at Cardenden previous to enlisting at the outbreak of war.  His next-of-kin is a married sister, Mrs Mauchland, who resides at 19 Crescent Lane, Dundee.

Dundee Courier 17th June 1916

Images kindly supplied by Elizabeth Mauchland, further additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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