James Williamson George

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment: March 1916
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 30822
  • Rank: Private
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Royal Scots
  • Unit/Ship: 13th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 15.09.1916
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Adanac Military Cemetery, Miraumont
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: VI.H.3.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Errol
  • Address: 13 Park Avenue, Dundee
  • Occupation: Boase Spinning Co, Kemback St, Dundee
  • Mother:

    Jessie Dewar George, 13 Park Ave, Dundee

  • Father:
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More about James Williamson George

James W. George   30822    Royal Scots

DUNDEE ROYAL SCOT KILLED.

Private James W. George, Royal Scots, who was reported wounded on 15th September, but has now been officially reported killed.  Private George was a son of Mr and Mrs George, 13 Park Avenue.  He joined the army in March, 1916, and was employed with the Boase Spinning Company, Kemback Street, before enlisting.  Private George had been at the front for only three weeks.

Dundee Courier 9th November 1916

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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