John Mills Hardie

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dunkeld
  • Service no: 540
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Scottish Horse
  • Unit/Ship: 3rd Battalion
  • Place of Death: Turkey/Gallipoli
  • Age at Death: 21
  • Date of Death: 28.10.1915
  • Burial Country: Turkey/Gallipoli
  • Cemetery: Lala Baba Cemetery
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: I.A.5.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: Grayfield House, 62 Annfield Rd, Dundee
  • Occupation:
  • Mother:

    Margaret Hardie, 8 Windsor Tce, Dundee

  • Father:

    John Mills Hardie, 8 Windsor Tce, Dundee

  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:
  • Children:

More about John Mills Hardie

John Mills Hardie   540   Scottish Horse



Of the twelve members of the staff of the City Engineer’s Office, Dundee, who joined the colours two have been killed and two wounded.  All belonged to the Scottish Horse.

In the postcard Corporal Hutton also states that the bullet by which Trooper Philip met his death also killed Trooper John Mills Hardie, son of Mr John M. Hardie, Grayfield House, Annfield Road, Dundee, a member of the firm of Hardie & Smith, linen and jute manufacturers, Baltic Linen Works.

Dundee Courier 16th November 1915

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