Thomas Hendry

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 1896
  • Rank: Private
  • Service Occupation:
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Black Watch
  • Unit/Ship: 4th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death:
  • Date of Death: 25/09/1915
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Loos Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 78 to 83.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 8 City Road, Dundee
  • Occupation: Foundry Worker
  • Mother:
  • Father:
  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Mary Ann Hendry, 8 City Rd, Dundee

  • Children:

    John, born 26.06.1905, Thomas, born 05.12.1906 & George, born 05.08.1908

More about Thomas Hendry

Thomas has no known grave but is remembered on the Loos Memorial.

Thomas Hendry   1896    Black Watch


Private Thomas Hendry, Black Watch, was killed a year ago—on the 25th September—and yet it is only now that the reported death could with certainty be confirmed.  The official news came to his widow, who resides at 8 City Road, over the week-end.  Private Hendry was a Territorial, and left for the front in February, 1915.  He was employed in a Dundee foundry.  He leaves a young family.

Dundee Courier 3rd October 1916

Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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