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- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment: Dundee
- Service no: 1458
- Rank: Private
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Black Watch
- Unit/Ship: 5th Battalion
- Place of Death: France
- Age at Death: 21
- Date of Death: 14/10/1916
- Burial Country: France
- Cemetery: Connaught Cemetery, Thiepval
- Grave/Mem Ref no: X.G.1.
More about Alexander Grant
Alexander Grant 1458 Black Watch
GRANT―Killed in action, on the 14th October, Private Alexander Grant, Black Watch, eldest and dearly beloved son of Mr and Mrs Alex. Grant, 64 Hilltown, Dundee, aged 21 years.
Dundee People’s Journal 14th November 1916
Alex is believed to be the brother of Pte James Grant, S/4640, Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders and Pte William Grant, 63987, Durham Light Infantry
Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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