Great War Dundee
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: Dundee
- Service no: 119493
- Rank: Private
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Machine Gun Corps
- Unit/Ship: 61st Battalion
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death:
- Date of Death: 29.03.1918
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Grand-Seraucourt British Cemetery
- Grave/Mem Ref no: IX.C.1.
- Date of Birth: June 1894
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 17 Blackness Street, Dundee
Mary Gatherer, 17 Blackness Rd, Dundee & Archibald
More about Andrew Gatherer
Andrew Gatherer 119493 Machine Gun Corps
GATHERER―Private Andrew Gatherer, No. 119493, 61st Division Machine Gun Corps; reported missing on 21st March; supposed to have died of wounds on 29th March 1918 at Feldlag, Menneviet. Inquirer-Miss Gatherer, 17 Blackness Street, Dundee.
Dundee People’s Journal 5th April 1919
Andrew is believed to be the brother of Pte Archibald Gatherer, 203055, 6th Cameron Highlanders, who died 18.12.1917.
Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell. P.O.W. records courtesy of International Red Cross.
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