This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment: Dundee
- Service no: 1896
- Rank: Private
- Service Occupation:
- 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.
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth: Dundee
- Address: 8 City Road, Dundee
- Occupation: Foundry Worker
Mary Ann Hendry, 8 City Rd, Dundee
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
KILLED A YEAR AGO.
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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