John Gibb Gellatly

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 2375
  • Rank: Private
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Black Watch
  • Unit/Ship: 4th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 20
  • Date of Death: 08.06.1915
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery, Souchez
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: XVII.A.18.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 186 Blackness Rd, Dundee
  • Occupation: Calender Worker, John Sharp & Son
  • Mother:

    Catherine Gellatly, 54 Border St, Whitinsville, Mass, USA.

  • Father:

    John Gellatly, 54 Border St, Whitinsville, Mass, USA.

  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about John Gibb Gellatly

John Gibb Gellatly   2375   4th Black Watch

Private John Gellatly, who was killed on the same occasion as Private Halliday, was 20 years of age, and resided at 186 Blackness Road.  Prior to enlistment he was a calender worker with John Sharp & Son, Ltd.

Dundee Courier 18th June 1915

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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