Peter Gellatly

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Perth
  • Service no: 9160
  • Rank: Private
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Cameron Highlanders
  • Unit/Ship: 1st Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 23.07.1916
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Pier & Face 15B

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Lochee, Dundee
  • Address: 167 Alexander Street, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:
  • Father:
  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Agnes Gellatly, 167 Alexander St, Dundee

  • Children:

More about Peter Gellatly

Peter has no known grave but is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial.

Peter Gellatly   9160   Cameron Highlanders

DUNDEE SOLDIER MISSING.

Official intimation has been received by Mrs Gellatly, 167 Alexander Street, Dundee, that her husband. Private P. Gellatly, Cameron Highlanders, has been missing since 23rd June.  Private Gellatly, who was in the regular army went to France with the Expeditionary Force at the beginning of the war, and has been twice wounded.

Mrs Gray, mother-in-law of Private Gellatly, who also resides at 167 Alexander Street, has given four of her sons to the army, one of whom has been killed in action, and three are still serving with the forces.  Two other sons of Mrs Gray are at present working on munitions.

Dundee Courier 15th August 1916

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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