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: 305212
- Rank: Private
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Royal Army Medical Corps
- Unit/Ship: 1st/3rd Highland Field Ambulance
- Place of Death:
- Age at Death: 25
- Date of Death: 21/03/1918
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Arras Memorial
- Grave/Mem Ref no: Bay 10
More about George Glenday
Private Glenday served with the Dundee raised medical unit, the 3rd Highland Field Ambulance unit; ‘1/3’ was deployed overseas early in the war with ‘2/3’ following shortly after. ‘3/3’ was formed but remained in Dundee.
George was the brother of Pte John Glenday, 135486, 42nd Battalion, Canadian Infantry & Sapper James Glenday, 410288, 228th Field Company, Royal Engineers.
George Glenday 305212 Royal Army Medical Corps
GLENDAY―Reported missing on 21st March 1918, now presumed to have died on that date or since, Private George Glenday, third beloved son of Mr and Mrs J. Glenday, 38 Kemback Street, Dundee.
Dundee People’s Journal 10th May 1919
Information kindly supplied by Jim Flood additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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