William Gardiner

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 202937
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Gordon Highlanders
  • Unit/Ship: 4th Battalion
  • Place of Death: Belgium
  • Age at Death: 32
  • Date of Death: 20.09.1917
  • Burial Country: Belgium
  • Cemetery: Tyne Cot Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 135 to 136

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 44 Ure Street, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Margaret Scott Gardiner, 44 Ure St, Dundee

  • Father:

    Peter Gardiner

  • Siblings:


    Madge, Meg & Mrs Govick

  • Spouse:

    Agnes Ross Gardiner, 48 Ure St, Dundee

  • Children:

    William, born 08.03.1909

More about William Gardiner

William has no known grave but is remembered on the Tyne Cot Memorial. William is believed to be the brother of Pte Thomas Gardiner, 772434, 1st Battalion, Canadian Infantry.

William Gardener   202937   Gordon Highlanders

GARDINERKilled in action on the 20th September 1917, Private William Gardiner, Gordon Highlanders, aged 32 years, beloved fourth son of the late Peter Gardiner and Mrs Gardiner, No. 44 Ure Street, Dundee. – Inserted by his sorrowing mother and sisters, Madge, Meg and Mrs Govick.

Dundee People’s Journal 13th October 1917

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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