George Simpson Gray

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 18477
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)
  • Unit/Ship: 9th Battalion
  • Place of Death: No2 Stationary Hospital, Abbeville, France
  • Age at Death: 35
  • Date of Death: 27.07.1916
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Abbeville Communal Cemetery
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: VI.B.12.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 16 Baffin Street, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Marjory Gray

  • Father:

    Alexander Gray

  • Siblings:

    Mrs John Watson, 16 Baffin St, Dundee

  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about George Simpson Gray

George Simpson Gray   18477   Scottish Rifles

GRAYAt No. 2 Stationary Hospital, Abbeville, France, on 27th July, Private George S, Gray, died of wounds, beloved brother of Mrs John Watson, 16 Baffin Street, Dundee.

Dundee People’s Journal 5th August 1916

George was the brother of Pte Alexander Gray, 34772, Royal Scots, who was killed in action, 09.04.1917.

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