Joseph Grimes

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 202523
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Gordon Highlanders
  • Unit/Ship: 1st/4th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 34
  • Date of Death: 23.04.1917
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Roeux British Cemetery
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Sp. Mem. D.4.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 13 Pennycook Lane, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:
  • Father:
  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Bessie Grimes, 13 Pennycook Lane, Dundee

  • Children:

    Josephine, born 27.01.1915

More about Joseph Grimes

Joseph Grimes   202523    Gordon Highlanders

GRIMES Killed in action, April 23rd, 1917, my dear husband, Private Joseph Grimes, aged 34 years. – Inserted by his wife and child.

Dundee People’s Journal 16th June 1917

GRIMESIn loving remembrance of my dear husband, No. 202523 Private Joseph Grimes, Gordon Highlanders, who was killed in action, 23rd April 1017 – Inserted by his wife and child.

Dundee People’s Journal 27th April 1918

additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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