John Stewart Gow

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 22001
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Machine Gun Corps
  • Unit/Ship: 118th Company
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 14.10.1916
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Thiepval Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Pier & Face 5C & 12C

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 68 Cowgate, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:
  • Father:

    George M. Gow, 68 Cowgate, Dundee

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More about John Stewart Gow

John has no known grave but is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial. Formerly 3511, Black Watch.

John Gow   22001   Black Watch

GOW___Killed in action, on the 14th October 1916, Private John Gow, Black Watch, only son of George Gow, 68 Cowgate. – Inserted by his Aunt May.

Dundee People’s Journal 9th December 1916

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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